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Patient Reviews

4.5
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Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Andrew Wechsler is Excellent. Dr. Wechsler has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
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Promptness 5.0
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Courteous Staff 4.1
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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. Andrew Wechsler, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 18 areas:
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Coronary Artery Angioplasty & Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Heart Disease (Myocardial Ischemia)
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Myocardial Stunning
  • Thymus Gland Removal (Thymectomy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Wechsler graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 9 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Cardiomegaly
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Coronary Artery Bypass
Coronary Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Keynote Speaker Asian Society of Cardiovascular Surgery, 2006
Keynote Speaker Japanese Cardiac Surgical Society, 2006
Named in "The Best Doctors in America", Naifeh & Smith, 1992-2006

Affiliations

Dr. Wechsler has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Crozer-Chester Medical Center 
  • Mercy Hospital of Philadelphia 

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. Andrew S Wechsler MD is a male Surgeon, has 47 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Andrew S. Wechsler practice?
Dr. Andrew Wechsler has 2 office locations.
Dr. Andrew Wechsler practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Chester, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Philadelphia, PA.
See Chester Surgeons.