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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Cardiology
Bloodless Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC St. Margaret
UPMC Presbyterian

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

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
UPMC St. Margaret - Medical Arts 200
200 Delafield Rd.
Suite 3010
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
Office Phone:
(412) 781-4860
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1800 Union Ave.
Suite B
Natrona Heights, PA 15065
Office Phone:
(412) 781-4860
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:


Education:

MD, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin , Ireland

Residency:
Mater Misericordiae Hospital,
Dublin, Ireland

St Vincent's University Hospital,
Dublin, Ireland


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

St George's Hospital,
London, United Kingdom

Kings College Hospitals, University of London,
London, United Kingdom

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-indentified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

April 26, 2016

His concern for what was going on with my heart after first exam. He then ordered an echo-cardiogram, blood work, and another appointment to check things out and go over the situation which he did within three days. After the second exam, I was very comfortable with the fact that my heart was thoroughly checked out for any possible problems.

April 22, 2016

Dr. Counihan always listens carefully to what I have to say. He seems interested in giving me the best possible care that he can and wants to make sure that I stay in good health. He seems to look out for me which I really appreciate.

April 19, 2016

Having Dr Counihan as my cardiologist reassures me that I am in the best hands possible. He is extremely intelligent, kind, thorough and patient.

March 28, 2016

The doctor is kind and reassuring and outstanding.

March 22, 2016

One of the best

February 23, 2016

This was only the second time I have seen this provider and I have to say I feel that he really listens to what I have to say. He explains things in words that I can understand. His staff is excellent.

February 19, 2016

Great healthcare provider.

February 17, 2016

All experiences very good. Everyone very professional and interested.

February 12, 2016

Excellent

January 19, 2016

Excellent and caring physician