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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC St Margaret


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
35 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery
UPMC Mercy
1400 Locust St.
Bldg D, Suite 5106
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office Phone:
(412) 232-5665
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Education:

MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

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


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

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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May 29, 2019

Very pleased with his care

May 22, 2019

he is the greatest Thank so much for taking the time to explain everything to me God Bless you Doc

March 07, 2019

absolutely love this office and his crew.

February 13, 2019

The best in all creation

January 03, 2019

experience was excellent

December 05, 2018

always a positive experience with this doctor

November 14, 2018

This doctor is one of the most caring, knowledgeable doctors that I have ever experienced!

October 10, 2018

Dr. Schuchert is a excellent doctor and a very nice person with a wonderful "bedside manner." He was my surgeon in August, 2015 for lung surgery. My recent visit was for a follow up with regard to that surgery. I have to have CT scans every six months. So glad to have had Dr. Schuchert as my surgeon. I receive the results the same day as I have the scan.

September 26, 2018

Dr. Schuchert has been my surgeon for 9 months now. From the first week in Jan 2018 to the last week of September 2018. I have had numerous operations in and out of the hospital many times. Although Dr. Schuchert waiting time for his check up visits was extremely long. I would get frustrated. However I did understand the volume of work he does and the expertise needed to do his job as well as he does. He helped me be stronger than the storm through all this. Dr. Schuchert is the calm before, during and after the storm. My case was complicated. I am very lucky to have had Dr. Schuchert and Dr. Stoffman taking care of me.

September 12, 2018

This is possibly the most comfortable I have ever been in a doctor's office. From the minute he introduced himself I knew it was going to be a good experience. He took the time to explain things in great detail which was exactly what I needed. It chased away many of the fears that my incorrect thinking had placed in my head. It is obvious he really cares about his patients and how they feel.