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Sub Specialty:
Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC St. Margaret

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
49 Patient
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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


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


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

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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August 23, 2017

Dr. Schuchert is one of the most caring and knowledgeable physicians we have ever been too. He has provided us with care and assistance that has greatly improved my wife's quality of life.

June 21, 2017

Best experience possible

June 01, 2017

excellent experience

May 25, 2017

Always an excellent follow-up visit with Dr. Schuchert.

April 20, 2017

Care providers always make me feel as a personal friend rather than a patient.

April 06, 2017

very good

April 06, 2017

Dr. Schuchert and his staff are wonderful. So glad he is my doctor.

February 27, 2017

Dr. Shukhart is the best at what he does he is compassionate and understanding and does his job with empathy

February 13, 2017

Dr. Schuchert is unfailingly kind, compassionate, and very knowledgeable. He does not talk down or sugar-coat the diagnosis, but delivers it with compassion. My surgery went smoothly from my point of view and recovery has been fast and with less pain than I remember from past thoracic surgeries.

January 30, 2017

Excellent care from an Amazing Dr.