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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Cardiology
Echocardiography
Nuclear Cardiology
Cardiovascular Disease

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Passavant


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

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd.
Suite 1135
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Office Phone:
(412) 748-6484
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100 Bradford Rd.
Suite 310
Wexford, PA 15090
Office Phone:
(412) 748-6284
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Echocardiography, National Board of Echocardiography
Nuclear Cardiology, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Education:

MD, Hahnemann/Drexel University College, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA

Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA


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



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March 26, 2018

Jeff Krakow is a very good doctor.

March 16, 2018

super

March 15, 2018

Dr Krackow is one of the best Doctors I have seen at UPMC. Very knowedgeable and takes the time to explain medical issues clearly so that the patient understands the issues.

March 02, 2018

doctor is always very thorough in his time with me

February 16, 2018

Great Doctor.

February 08, 2018

I always feel that I am in good hands with Dr. Krachow and his staff.

February 08, 2018

Excellent job

February 08, 2018

everything was good

February 08, 2018

Dr. Krackow takes the time to have a conversation about my heart health. Answers my questions which I appreciate. Receiving test results in advance allows me to know what is going on with my health and play a more active role.

January 17, 2018

Dr. Krackow addressed my medical concerns at great length, providing precise, detailed, and highly informative responses to each of my questions.