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Doctor

Sam A. Buffer, MD

SPECIALTY:


Sub Specialty:
Cardiology
Nuclear Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Passavant


Language Spoken:


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

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

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
Phone:
(412) 748-6284
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3 St. Francis Way
Suite 202
Cranberry Twp., PA 16066
Office Phone:
(724) 772-1133
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

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

EDUCATION:

MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Residency:
University of Pennsylvania Health System,
Philadelphia, PA


Fellowships:
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine,
Baltimore, MD

University of Pennsylvania Health System,
Philadelphia, PA



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Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-indentified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

June 10, 2016

No problems

June 10, 2016

Dr. Buffer is the most knowledgeable and caring doctor I have ever met. I am glad that he is my doctor.

June 07, 2016

all good.

June 07, 2016

Practice spends time listening to my medical thoughts and concerns.

June 02, 2016

The usual excellence

June 01, 2016

Dr. Buffer and his staff made me feel very welcome and at ease. All of my questions were answered.

May 26, 2016

Sam Buffer and his team are the BEST!

May 25, 2016

Dr Buffer at the time was mentoring a medical student and she was very knowledgeable of my past history and health condition. She was very caring, honest, and professional

May 25, 2016

This was the first time I visited Dr. Buffer for a routine checkup. Very pleased with care

May 25, 2016

Finest doctor I have ever encountered in terms of bedside manner



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