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Sub Specialty:
Vascular Surgery

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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
89 Patient
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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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May 01, 2019


May 01, 2019

Always a good experience at Dr, Chaer

April 23, 2019

Dr. Rabih Chaer in my opinion is the best doctor in his field.

April 23, 2019

excellent care!

April 23, 2019

waiting to long to see the Doctor

April 10, 2019

Wonderful! Saved my life!

March 12, 2019

very happy with the care I received

February 19, 2019


February 13, 2019

Dr. Chaer never performed an Ultrasound in his office on the day of my visit, used an old Ultrasound from March 2018, refused to view medical documentation provided from my healthcare provider and made a determination that I did have nor never had Chronic Venous Insufficiency. in addition he said I had no reflux, when I told him my doctor said that my reflux didn't show up because reflux can't be measured lying down he ignored my concerns.

February 12, 2019

My husband was the patient. This was the first time I had met the doctor. I was impressed by the doctor and all his staff. The doctor saved my husbands leg. The one thing that bothered me was when my husband was in the hospital, I felt it was very difficult to get information about my husband. I never talked to the doctors who took care of him or did his surgery. I felt this was very irritating and stressful !!!! When we came to the office for the followup, the doctor was very thoughtful and caring. I just wish I could of talked to him when my husband was in the hospital.