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Dr. Barry Alpert, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 73

Dr. Alpert

Dr. Barry Alpert, MD is a cardiology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.


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(412) 681-5500

Dr. Alpert accepts the following insurance:

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Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Alpert's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alpert performs Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Alpert performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Heart Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alpert treats Heart Disease more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Alpert treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Cardiac Electrophysiology
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alpert performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Alpert performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Alpert's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paracentesis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Barry Alpert, MD is a cardiology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

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Dr. Alpert's Reviews

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An exceptional doctor, caring and an expert in his field. He has treated me for over 30 years. He helped me with my heart problems when others could not.
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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.
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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.
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State of the art specialist and very compassionate.
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Locations

Arrhythmia Associates

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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