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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Interventional Cardiology
Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Shadyside

Language Spoken:
Korean

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

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


Education:

MD, Hahnemann/Drexel University College, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
UPMC Mercy Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
UPMC Shadyside,
Pittsburgh, PA



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August 30, 2017

Everyone was kind and understanding. I felt confident that my health needs were taken care of completely.

August 28, 2017

Dr. Chough is a very pleasant man. His staff also is pleasant and caring.

August 02, 2017

OUTSTANDING VISIT

July 31, 2017

all was very good

July 19, 2017

always great care from these doctors

July 10, 2017

Staff and Doctor were very caring and courtious, along with answering any and all questions I or my wife had.

July 10, 2017

Rrceived excellent care.

June 28, 2017

no problems

June 21, 2017

Dr Chough and Dr Bowser have taken care of many in my family. I would never want any other cardiologist. Thank them for me, please.

June 12, 2017

I LOVE Dr. Chough ...he always listens to me and we discuss my health thoroughly and he takes care of my situation better then any dr. I have been to. Stacey in his office is great - along with the others. The young lady Val who took my stress test was very nice - professional and caring. I love Dr. Chough