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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Vascular Surgery

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

Language Spoken:
Arabic
French

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

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

Vascular Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

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

Residency:
University of Illinois College of Medicine,
Chicago, IL


Fellowships:
Weill Cornell Medical College,
New York, NY



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August 22, 2017

all good

July 18, 2017

My Care Provider & Staff Is Very Awesome And I Give Them All The Greatest Respect !

June 27, 2017

Dr. Chaer and Shadyside hospital is a team that is hard to beat. I have had several dealings with both and have had no problems with either one. I have the utmost confidence in Dr. Chaer and his staff as well as Shadyside hospital.

June 27, 2017

Dr. Chaer is one of the finest surgeons I have ever encountered. He is an excellent doctor with very much care and consideration for his patients,

June 20, 2017

Dr. Chaer is an excellent vascular surgeon who saved my leg. i would recommend him to anyone.

June 13, 2017

Dr. Chaer spent time with me explaining my options and answered all of my questions and concerns.

May 02, 2017

Good Experiences overall.

April 26, 2017

The entire staff, from Dr. Chaer down to the people who greet you, are top notch. Very caring, know their subjects well, explain everything well, including the test that was performed and the results.

March 28, 2017

Dr an assistant were very helpful on taking the steps to help my injury get the care it needs

February 14, 2017

Dr Cheat is great, he's been a god send to me. I'm not sure Wat I would've done without him. He always makes sure everything is explained and he's very nice. I would recommend him to Anyone!!