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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Interventional Cardiology
Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC McKeesport

Language Spoken:
Korean

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

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

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

Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, Hahnemann/Drexel University College, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
UPMC Mercy Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
UPMC Shadyside,
Pittsburgh, PA



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February 27, 2017

Always good experience.,k

February 27, 2017

no complaints.

February 06, 2017

Continues, as in the past many years, excellent care was provided.

February 06, 2017

Very satisfied with the doctor and those assisting him during my visit.

February 01, 2017

I'm glad to have Dr. Chough as my care provider. He talks to me about my condition and I feel very comfortable around him. He's the best!

January 11, 2017

Dr. Chough is very professional and I like him very much.

January 11, 2017

Dr. Chough is an excellent doctor.

January 09, 2017

I have good communications with the doctor and his staff. .

January 09, 2017

I have always received excellent care and attention. Dr. Chough has always been diligent about ordering needed testing and procedures that were life saving.

December 21, 2016

i feel confident that Dr Chough and his partners are the best cardiologist team around. They saved my life. I have Highmark insurance and I'm really scared that I'll have to change.