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Doctor

Christopher C. Allen, MD

SPECIALTY:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Interventional Cardiology
Cardiology
Nuclear Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC East
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Presbyterian


Language Spoken:


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
129 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Donohue, Allen & Pensock Cardiology - UPMC
50 Berry Rd.
Washington, PA 15301
Office Phone:
(724) 222-1125
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Shadyside Medical Building
5200 Centre Ave.
Suite 603
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 235-1140
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Interventional Cardiology, American Board of Internal Medicine

EDUCATION:

MD, University of the West Indies, Barbados, West Indies

Residency:
Howard University Hospital,
Washington, DC

Princess Margaret Hospital,
Nassau,


Fellowships:
University of Massachusetts Medical Center,
Worcester, MA

Howard University Hospital,
Washington, DC



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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 21, 2016

I was very satisfied with the entire experience.

April 01, 2016

Dr Allen was very considerate and attentive to talk. with. he answered all questions and was patient and interested. I felt that he. listened and reacted appropriately.

April 01, 2016

Dr. Allen has been my cardiologist since I was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation. He has always answered my questions, and has listened to my concerns very carefully. His responses have always indicated that he is very concerned with my well-being, both physical and mental. His answers are always given in "layman's terms," and are easily understood. I especially like the respect with which I'm treated. Even when he finds something with which I need to be more attentive, he offers correction in a respectful and positive manner. On the morning of my appointment, I did receive a call from Dr. Allen's office stating that he would be late for my appointment, and they adjusted the time of my visit. I chose to arrive at the time of my visit, so I would be available when the doctor was ready to see me. All worked out well. Through the years, I have found Dr. Allen to be a most competent physician who cares about his patients, explains clearly how I should deal with my health issues, and is always positive, even when telling me to alter a behavior pattern.

March 31, 2016

wait was much improved from previous times, care was excellent. Dr Allen knew I had been thru the loss of my husband and also some trematic orthopedic surgery concerning a fall I had and he made me feellike i was doing well under the circumstance and gave me some advice on coping with it all. Love this practice.

March 29, 2016

All the staff and doctors were very nice and friendly

March 29, 2016

Dr Allen is very understanding and helpful with any concerns I might have.

March 29, 2016

Brilliant doctor with amazing personality. So happy Dr. Allen is my doctor.

March 01, 2016

Dr. Allen and his staff are the most compassionate,patient, professional health care providers I have ever dealt with. I am not exaggerating when I say they saved my life. Dr. Allen not only cares for your heart problems he cares about the whole person. What doctor do you know holds your hand and reassures you that you'll be fine on an operating table. I call him MR. SUNSHINE!!!

March 01, 2016

I have always had positive experiences in visiting Dr. Allen. I appreciate the kindness of his staff and his enthusiasm in seeing me and guiding my health care.

January 28, 2016

Dr Christopher Allen has always been a good listener and Cardiologist taking as much time as needed to address my health concerns.



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