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Sub Specialty:
Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Passavant
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC St Margaret

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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50 Patient
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Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery
UPMC Mercy
1400 Locust St.
Bldg D, Suite 5106
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office Phone:
(412) 232-5665


Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery


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

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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June 27, 2018

very through

June 07, 2018

very excellent

April 26, 2018

Dr. Schuchert, is one of the best Drs. he always take time to explain everything to me. He is very kind.

April 05, 2018

I have a very good Doctor ,He takes his time with each paient, but I waited two an a half hours to see him this time, for a ten min. visit

February 06, 2018

Always good and Dr Schuchert easy to talk to.

January 09, 2018

Dr. Schuchert always carefully explains any issues.

October 11, 2017

Dr. Schuchert is the best doctor. I am really glad he was my surgeon in August, 2015 and is continuing with my follow up. Every six months he schedules a CT scan and I get the results the same day. He makes me feel very comfortable and I trust him very much. He takes plenty of time in the office visit and you can tell he cares about his patients. A very nice man.

August 23, 2017

Dr. Schuchert is one of the most caring and knowledgeable physicians we have ever been too. He has provided us with care and assistance that has greatly improved my wife's quality of life.

June 21, 2017

Best experience possible

June 01, 2017

excellent experience