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Specialty:

Cardiovascular Disease

Sub Specialty:
Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC East
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy


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

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
UPMC Mercy Professional Building
1350 Locust St.
First floor, Suite 100
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office Phone:
(412) 232-9030
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UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite 5B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-6000
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Echocardiography, National Board of Echocardiography
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA

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 13, 2019

very good

April 05, 2019

she was wonderful and easy to talk to. she gave me all of the time I needed.

April 01, 2019

provided information my previous cardiologist did not

March 29, 2019

really cares. very friendly. very knowledgeable

March 01, 2019

great experience Dr Palmer and Cheryl did a great job

February 25, 2019

excellent

February 18, 2019

Dr.Palmer was excellent. She was so kind and informative. She really made us comforatable and at ease.

February 13, 2019

I was very impressed with Dr Palmers bed side manner, her thoroughness and patience. I would highly recommend her.

February 01, 2019

Great dr and nurses!

January 09, 2019

dr Palmer actively listened to my symptoms, concerns and clearly answered my questions.