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Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Nuclear Cardiology
Cardiovascular Disease

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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259 Patient
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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

100 Bradford Rd.
Suite 310
Wexford, PA 15090
(412) 748-6284


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


MD, Hahnemann/Drexel University College, Philadelphia, PA

Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA

Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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March 17, 2017


March 17, 2017

Everyone was so kind including doctor. When I moved to Pgh over a year ago, I was very concerned about finding new doctors. In Ca I had a great team of doctors. The UPMC group has given me excellent help.

March 09, 2017

Dr. Krakow and the whole staff are exceptionally nice and make each visit a pleasant and comfortable experience. I would definitely recommend them to any friends who required a cardiologist.

February 17, 2017

I was very pleased with the staff and my doctor.

February 17, 2017

Dr Krackow is a very good cardiologist.

February 16, 2017

Dr. Krackow is a very caring and sensitive Dr. towards his patients. Very thorough and makes sure you understand all that was discussed and if I have any questions...

February 10, 2017

Doctor, nurses and staff could not have been more perfect. Cannot think of a way they all could have been more efficient.

February 10, 2017

Dr. Krakow has always been responsive and respectful regarding my needs. I have faith in his diagnosis and patient care.

January 27, 2017

Always a good experience

January 26, 2017

Always very good.