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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Omar Awais is Excellent. Dr. Awais has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Omar Awais, DO, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Awais graduated from New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)


Dr. Awais has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • UPMC Passavant 
  • UPMC McKeesport 

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Additional Information
Dr. Omar Awais DO and MD is a male Surgeon, has 14 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Omar Awais practice?
Dr. Omar Awais has 1 office location.
Dr. Omar Awais practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Pittsburgh, PA.
See Pittsburgh Surgeons and Pittsburgh Cardiothoracic Surgeons.