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Sub Specialty:
Nuclear Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
234 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
3 St. Francis Way
Suite 202
Cranberry Twp., PA 16066
Office Phone:
(724) 772-1133

UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd.
Suite 1135
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Office Phone:
(412) 748-6484


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


MD, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center,
San Antonio, TX

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November 21, 2016

very good

November 21, 2016

Dr. Lauer was recommended to me by my PCP, Dr. Scott Leone as he wanted a Cardiologist to look at the results of my Echo Cardiogram. Dr. Lauer was very helpful in explaining the results to me and set me up for an appointment with TAUR to further explain one of the options available.

November 02, 2016


November 02, 2016

best doctor and staff

October 31, 2016

I think I was treated pretty good,

October 24, 2016

Dr. Lauer is excellent.

September 21, 2016

Dr. Lauer's staff is very kind and concerned about his patients. They always have time to answer any questions and make you feel valued.

September 21, 2016

Dr. Lauer is very very considerate in explaining things thoroughly

September 21, 2016

excellent experience, very timely with our appointment

September 16, 2016

Dr Lauer is professional, great communicator, doesn't rush or give the impresssion that he's rushing. Very happy with him as my cardiologist and wouldn't hesitate to recommend him.