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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 62

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Dr. Viverette Jr.'s Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Excela Health Latrobe Hospital
One Mellon Way
Latrobe, PA 15650
Excela Health - Excela Westmoreland Hospital
532 West Pittsburgh Street
Greensburg, PA 15601

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
UPMC Arnold Palmer Cancer Ctr
UPMC Arnold Palmer Cancer Ctr
200 Village Dr
Greensburg, PA 15601
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    Dr. Viverette Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Fallopian Tube Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Kaposi's Sarcoma
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
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    • Lymphosarcoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Malignant Histiocytosis
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mast Cell Diseases
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Melanoma
    • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
    • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Reticulosarcoma
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Vaginal Cancer
    • von Willebrand Disease
    • Vulvar Cancer
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Health Center Hosps

    Fellowship Hospital

    Med College Va
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Viverette Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Viverette Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Viverette Jr. has admitting privileges:

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    • Excela Health - Excela Westmoreland Hospital

    • Excela Health Frick Hospital

    • Excela Health Latrobe Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Viverette Jr.

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.3
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    2.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Viverette Jr. to family and friends

    2.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    Dr. Viverette Jr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3 out of 5

    3 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Viverette Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.7 out of 5

    3 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    UPMC Arnold Palmer Cancer Ctr
    200 Village Dr
    Greensburg, PA 15601
    (724) 838-1900 (Office)
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