Dr. Chris Sciortino, MD

Dr. Chris Sciortino, MD

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Dr. Chris Sciortino, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med in 2005 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

200 Lothrop St Ste C-700

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

(412) 648-9930

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sciortino performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pericardial Disease
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more than 82% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
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more than 81% of peers
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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more than 73% of peers

Dr. Sciortino's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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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

  • Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sciortino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sciortino's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sciortino to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Sciortino'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 (4)

Dr. Sciortino is amazing! He has a great demeanor with patients and family; he is open and honest about the risks and potential outcomes, but very confident and capable. We could not be happier with him, his staff, or the level of care that we received at Hopkins. I felt very blessed to live in...more
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This Dr. has yet to return my calls. He was a no call, no show for my scheduled appointment after I got a ride from Howard County, where I live, to the hospital in the city and paid for parking. His secretary wasn't sure if he was in surgery. Meanwhile, I am still having pain and...more
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If you are going to need a cardiac surgeon, Dr Sciortino is a best choice to give you the greatest outcome you could possibly expect. Excellent skills, knowledge and personality.
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Two years after Dr Sciortino replaced my aortic valve, he replaced my husbands aortic valve along with a bypass. He has remarkable ability as a surgeon and is a compassionate and caring person. Takes the time to make sure all questions are addressed and the patient is comfortable with understanding...more
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