Dr. Barry Alpert, MD

Dr. Barry Alpert, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Barry Alpert, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Alpert is affiliated with The Western Pennsylvania Hospital - Forbes Regional Campus, Heritage Valley Beaver, Allegheny Valley Hospital, UPMC Passavant - McCandless, Western Pennsylvania Hospital, UPMC Presbyterian and Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

4815 Liberty Ave Ste 204

Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Contact Information

(412) 681-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Heart Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 87% of peers
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
high
more than 86% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Heart Surgery
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Barnes Hospital Washington University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Barnes Hospital Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Boston City Hospital Harvard
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alpert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alpert's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alpert to family and friends
4.6
based on 12 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Alpert's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Pittsburgh, PA |
Told his office I wanted an appointment to discuss ablation for afib. He spent half an hour telling about afib and then told me he didn't do ablation anymore. Then he tried to sell me on a pace maker.
in Pittsburgh, PA |
What can you say about a guy who is so reliable for so long? He has been there to help me thorough some of the most difficult health issues that I have had to deal with. The world needs a lot more Dr. Barry Alperts.
in Johnstown, PA |
State of the art specialist and very compassionate.
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Dr. Alpert accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Alpert has admitting privileges

Jefferson Regional Medical Center
565 Coal Valley Rd
Jefferson Hills, PA 15025
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Western Pennsylvania Hospital
4800 Friendship Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
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Heritage Valley Beaver
1000 Dutch Ridge Rd
Beaver, PA 15009
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UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Allegheny Valley Hospital
1301 Carlisle St
Natrona Heights, PA 15065
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