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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Presbyterian


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

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone:
(412) 647-6000
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UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite 5B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-6000
Map

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Residency:
Oregon Health Sciences University Hospital,
Portland, OR


Fellowships:
Allegheny General Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA



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September 07, 2016

I always enjoy my visit as I feel the physician really listens to my concerns and gives adequate feedback.

August 10, 2016

doctor and staff get a ten

April 20, 2016

Love Dr Schmifhoffer. he explains things thoroughly and is a great listener.

March 30, 2016

very good.

March 02, 2016

Excellent experience.

January 27, 2016

Dr Schmidhofer gives clear explanations of complicated and interrelated health issues. I appreciate the time that he takes to ensure my full understanding.

December 09, 2015

Dr Schmidhofer was very well prepared for my appointment. He had read up on my case and didn't have to waste time asking questions about what was already in my file. I was very impressed.

November 13, 2015

excellent cardiologist

October 21, 2015

I have always had great experiences with my UPMC health providers.

October 07, 2015

IHAVE NNEVER HAD ANY COMPLAINTS ABOUT MY CARE PROVIDER. HE IS VEY UNDERSTANDING AND COURTEOUS