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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Northwest
UPMC Hamot
UPMC Jameson
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Passavant
UPMC East
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC St Margaret

Language Spoken:
Hindi

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
57 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPMC Hamot - Flagship CVT Surgeons
120 E. 2nd St.
Suite 400
Erie, PA 16509
Office Phone:
(814) 877-5600
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Education:

MD, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Maharashtra, India

Residency:
Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College,
Maharashtra, India

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey,
Newark, NJ

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey,
Newark, NJ


Fellowships:
Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN



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August 01, 2019

Good experience.

May 30, 2019

LOVE my provider

May 28, 2019

Dr.Shende is a very polite and knowledged doctor . I would definitely recommend anyone to her.

May 09, 2019

Great doctor!

March 28, 2019

My office visit was positive. I appreciate the courteous and professional manner of the physician and her staff.

March 18, 2019

It went as I expected it to go exceot better..I was glad to know that thier wasn't any thing serious wrong with me ....

February 14, 2019

it was a very good experience

February 05, 2019

Very timely, not having to wait forever, to not only get in, but limited time till the doctor came in.

January 31, 2019

Dr. Shende is always very concerned about my health situation, extremely informative and very kind. I am fully comfortable with her.

January 17, 2019

Dr. Shende was absolutely wonderful and explained everything in thorough detail which was easy to understand.