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Sub Specialty:
Vascular Surgery
Thoracic Surgery
Cardiac Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
72 Patient
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UPMC Hamot - Flagship CVT Surgeons
120 E. 2nd St.
4th Floor
Erie, PA 16509
Office Phone:
(814) 877-5600

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
120 E. 2nd St.
4th Floor
Erie, PA 16509
Office Phone:
(814) 877-5600


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


MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT

Medical Center Hospital of Vermont,
Burlington, VT

University of Virginia Medical School,
Charlottesville, VA

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January 10, 2018

Very good experience. Dr. Butler was very nice. he takes care of people who are very sick and I understand if there is sometimes a long wait. He is very thorough.

January 10, 2018

excellent care provider

December 20, 2017

Dr.Butler gave me more time than any other Doctor ever has!!!

December 06, 2017

Just the very best

October 11, 2017

Thank you. The care that I was provided was outstanding.

October 04, 2017

Dr Butler and his team have been very concerned about my health and what the best plan of care is for me to follow. They always take the time to listen to my concerns and to answer all of my questions.

September 13, 2017

I feel I received the best possible care I could get from Dr. Butler and Yulia. I am very grateful to have had their expertise concerning my unexpected health problem.

September 06, 2017

All were very friendly and genuinely cared about my wellbeing

May 17, 2017

Dr. Butler is always so kind and caring. He shows compassion and answers all questions.

May 03, 2017

The best experience I've ever had in 47 years.