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Sub Specialty:
Nuclear Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
331 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


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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June 08, 2018

Very satisfied with care.

June 07, 2018

Dr. Lauer is excellent cardiologist, I have been seeing him for 5 years and I wouldn't go to anyone else

June 01, 2018

Dr Lauer was direct and reassuring ...we covered the appropriate topics in depth.

May 30, 2018

Dr Lauer is exceptional....always takes time and shows respect.

May 30, 2018

DR.Lauer is always very professional and understanding of my concerns and condition.He talks to me and always informs me with, information to manage my condition.He listens and address my concerns.Good job.

May 30, 2018

Answered all my questions well.

May 30, 2018

He is knowledgeable, prompt in addressing my visit, pleasant to talk with, most satisfactory in all areas of my care.

May 29, 2018

Very good Doctor visit

May 14, 2018

Very approachable ,reviewed my medical history with me,answered all of my concerns clearly ,excellent bedside manner, ordered the appropriate labs before reordering medication . I highly recommend him and intend to keep him as my cardiologist

May 11, 2018

Dr Lauer took time to explain to me any questions I had & showed me side by side echo from 2017/2018