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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
24 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

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Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alberto Pochettino is Good. Dr. Pochettino has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
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Promptness 5.0
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Courteous Staff 4.3
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 5.0
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Alberto Pochettino, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Heart Disease (Myocardial Ischemia)
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Pulmonary Emphysema (COPD)
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Thoracotomy

Education & Awards

Dr. Pochettino graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Pochettino has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • St Marys Hospital - Rochester 
  • Rochester Methodist Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Italian

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Additional Information
Dr. Alberto B Pochettino MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Alberto B. Pochettino practice?
Dr. Alberto Pochettino has 1 office location.
Dr. Alberto Pochettino practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
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