US Heart & Vascular


Interventional Cardiologists, Nuclear Cardiologists, General Surgeons, Cardiologists, Cardiovascular Disease Practitioners, Internists

  • 363 Vanadium Rd Pittsburgh, PA 15243-1497 (412) 429-8840

Doctors in US Heart & Vascular

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  • Dr. David J Burkey, MD
  • Cardiovascular Disease Practitioner, Cardiologist, General Surgeon, Nuclear Cardiologist, Interventional Cardiologist
Highlights
  • 4 star hospital
  • 4 star medical school
  • Completed fellowship
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  • Dr. Leonard G Gehl, MD
  • Cardiovascular Disease Practitioner, Cardiologist, Internist, Interventional Cardiologist, General Surgeon
Highlights
  • 4 star hospital
  • 3 star medical school
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www.stclair.org
www.stclair.org
Highlights
  • Patients' Choice Award
  • Rated 4 stars by patients
  • 4 star hospital
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US Heart & Vascular Doctor Ratings

  • Overall Patient Rating

Based on 4 Ratings

The Overall Average Patient Rating of US Heart & Vascular when asked is excellent. US Heart & Vascular has been reviewed by 4 patients. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at US Heart & Vascular as provided by patient reviews is 0 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

US Heart & Vascular Summary

Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

Medical Schools Attended

  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University Jefferson Medical College

Hospital Affiliations

  • Ohio Valley General Hospital
  • Canonsburg General Hospital
  • Washington Hospital
  • Uniontown Hospital
  • Saint Clair Memorial Hospital
  • Allegheny General Hospital

Languages Spoken

  • Urdu

Specialist

  • Interventional Cardiologist
  • Nuclear Cardiologist
  • General Surgeon
  • Cardiologist
  • Cardiovascular Disease Practitioner
  • Internist

Insurances Accepted

  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Great-West Healthcare
  • Unicare

Information about Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment.

Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty, like US Heart & Vascular who specializes in surgery, internal medicine, and those that encompass several specialties.

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice:

  • Access to doctors from various disciplines for referrals and advice
  • Better coverage on weekends and off-hours
  • One-stop clinics for comprehensive care and testing

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US Heart & Vascular Details

2 are board certified
1 went to a top rated school
1 has a fellowship
1 is rated on Vitals.com
3 are male
1.33 average overall rating
3 different specialties

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