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Specialty:

Cardiovascular Disease

Sub Specialty:
Interventional Cardiology
Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Shadyside


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
552 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
Shadyside Medical Building
5200 Centre Ave.
Suite 514
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 621-1500
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Nuclear Cardiology, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Education:

MD, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland

Residency:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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October 20, 2017

a very positive experience

September 01, 2017

It was all great

August 31, 2017

very compassionate, kind provider

August 18, 2017

Dr. Girdhar is A one...he is truly present to me when I am there...

August 17, 2017

all excellent

August 16, 2017

exceptional care by Dr. and staff. patient for life.

August 16, 2017

Very good experience

August 16, 2017

Dr.Girdhar is always a professional caring person.

August 15, 2017

Very likable Doctor - cared appropriately for my illness

August 15, 2017

I trust Dr. Girdhar with my care with my heart related issue. He has been in communication with my PCP, Dr. Santucci