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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Augusto Pichard is Excellent. Dr. Pichard has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 23 areas:
  • Angioplasty
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Angioplasty (Coronary Angioplasty)
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Calcinosis
  • Coronary Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Angioplasty & Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Atherectomy
  • Coronary Disease
  • Coronary Restenosis
  • Coronary Stenosis
  • Coronary Thrombosis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Hemorrhage
  • Kidney Failure
  • Myocardial Infarction
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Education & Awards

Dr. Pichard graduated from Pontificia Universidad Catolica De Chile, Santiago. He has 14 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
Coronary Artery Bypass
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Disease
Coronary Restenosis
Coronary Stenosis
Coronary Thrombosis
Myocardial Infarction
Translumnial Percutaneous Coronary Angioplasty
Vascular Graft Occlusion
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Pichard has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Washington Hospital Center 
  • Georgetown University Hospital 


  • French
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Augusto Descalzi Pichard MD is a male Internist, has 42 years of experience and practices in Interventional Cardiology.
Where does Dr. Augusto D. Pichard practice?
Dr. Augusto Pichard has 1 office location.
Dr. Augusto Pichard practices Interventional Cardiology near Washington, DC.
See Washington Cardiologists.