Dr. Christopher C. Allen, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 55

5200 Centre Ave Suite 603
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
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Hospital Quality

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The Washington Hospital
155 Wilson Avenue
Washington, PA 15301
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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Appointments & Offices

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UPMC Donohue Cardiology Aln Pen
UPMC Donohue Cardiology Aln Pen
5200 Centre Ave Suite 603
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Donohue Cardiology Associates
Donohue Cardiology Associates
50 Berry Rd
Washington, PA 15301
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    Dr. Allen's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 1995
    • Internal Medicine, 1991
    • Interventional Cardiology, 1999
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Allen

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Massachusetts / Worcester Campus

    Internship Hospital

    Howard University Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Howard University Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    Howard University Hospital
    U Mass Med Ctr
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Allen & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Allen's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • The Washington Hospital

    • Canonsburg General Hospital

    • UPMC Presbyterian

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Allen

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Allen to family and friends

    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Allen's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 7 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Allen
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Allen accepting new patients?

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    What insurance does he accept?

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    • MultiPlan
    • POMCO Group
    • United Healthcare
    • UPMC Health Plan
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    Office Locations

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    UPMC Donohue Cardiology Aln Pen
    5200 Centre Ave Suite 603
    Pittsburgh, PA 15232
    (412) 235-1140 (Office)
    B
    Donohue Cardiology Associates
    50 Berry Rd
    Washington, PA 15301
    (412) 235-1140 (Office)
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