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Sub Specialty:
Vascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC St. Margaret
UPMC Shadyside
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
120 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Division of Vascular Surgery
Shadyside Medical Building
5200 Centre Ave.
Suite 307
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 802-3333


Vascular Surgery, American Board of Surgery


MD, American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon

University of Illinois College of Medicine,
Chicago, IL

Weill Cornell Medical College,
New York, NY

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August 31, 2016

Excellent care and staff is wonderful!

July 27, 2016

Excellent Staff

July 26, 2016

visit takes too long

July 19, 2016

The entire team is admirable, remembers me, when I arrive, and I treat them with the respect they deserve.

July 19, 2016

very satisfied.

June 29, 2016

Generally, this is an excellent practice and Dr. Chaer is an excellent physician - so glad Dr. Smith referred me to him!

June 22, 2016

good experience

June 07, 2016

Dr. Chaer is my Vascular Doctor not my primary care doctor. He is the best of the best. He lets you know what you can expect from the outcome of the surgery.

June 07, 2016

Dr. Chaer and his staff have gone the extra mile in providing care for me since my AAA was fixed. I sincerely thank them for their good work.

June 01, 2016

All good