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Sub Specialty:
Nuclear Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
236 Patient
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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


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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March 01, 2019

Dr. Lauer is a wonderful, caring and attentive physician. He patiently answers questions and puts me at ease. Would recommend him to anyone.

February 08, 2019

Dr. Lauer is fantastic. He really takes the time to explain what he is seeing on a echocardiogram or scan to make sure I understand the status of my condition.

January 04, 2019

Dr. Lauer is a very good physician

January 04, 2019

I have waited a long period to continue my care with Dr. Lauer. I trust him implicitly.

December 14, 2018

professional but has good rapport with patients.

November 30, 2018

Everything was seamless as usual. Dr. Lauer and his staff do a great job.

November 23, 2018

Thoughtful, good listener, updated prescription refills needed.

November 16, 2018

I am very happy to have Dr Lauer on my team .

November 09, 2018

Doctor was very attentive to my questions and reassuring about concerns.

November 09, 2018

Dr. Lauer is wonderful