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Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Interventional Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Shadyside

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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233 Patient
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UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
1290 Chess St.
Suite 100
Monongahela, PA 15063
Office Phone:
(724) 258-3966



MD, Hahnemann/Drexel University College, Philadelphia, PA

UPMC Mercy Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA

UPMC Shadyside,
Pittsburgh, PA

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December 27, 2017

Drs Chough and Bosses saved my life. I really love them as doctors. They are honest and understanding as well as pleasant a d trustworthy.

December 27, 2017

when I mentioned to dr. Chongjin I was having some cheats pains he looked into it right away, did some tests, his associate did a catherization and found an artery was 95 percent blocked.

December 20, 2017

this physician and office stall are always very helpful and courteous to my needs.

December 20, 2017

During every check-up time and attention has been given to my questions. I appreciate the time spent in explaining different questions.

December 18, 2017

best doc ever

December 13, 2017

Dr. Chough seemed very concerned with my symptoms. After EKG and stress test results were negative the concern was more blockages. The choice was to try medication or a heart cath to pinpoint the problems. I elected the medication. Dr. Chough ordered it right away.

December 13, 2017

Dr Chough and entire office staff are excellent. Professional and Caring.

December 11, 2017

Dr. Chough is a very good doctor and I am glad I have him as my cardiologist. Beside the heart health advice, he gave me good advice on another issue I was having.

December 06, 2017

My appointment went very well.

December 06, 2017

very satisfied