Dr. Christopher Pastore, MD

Dr. Christopher Pastore, MD

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Dr. Christopher Pastore, MD is a cardiology specialist in Lutz, FL and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

4211 Van Dyke Rd

Lutz, FL 33558

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Pastore's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pastore treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Pastore treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pastore performs Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Pastore performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Atherectomy
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Rotational Atherectomy
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pastore treats Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Pastore treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angina
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Unstable Angina

Dr. Pastore's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Cardiac Angiography
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Doppler
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardiovascular Imaging
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Ultrasound
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angiogram
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Stenting
Dizziness
Echocardiography
Fatigue
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Valve Diseases
High Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Impella Device
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Palpitations
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Ultrasound, Cardiac
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Pastore, MD is a cardiology specialist in Lutz, FL and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2007
    Lahey Clinic Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    Tufts-New England Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2003
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 2001
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2001
  • 2000
    Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2000

Awards

Dr. Pastore's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pastore

3.1

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
48.275862068965516%
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4 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
(1)
1 Star
44.827586206896555%
(13)

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Dr Pastore saved my life. Other physicians ignored my symptoms. Dr Pastore listened and identified what was going on. After going to the Cath Lab and Dr Pastore placing 2 stents, I am on the road to recovery. Dr Pastore is very direct. I appreciate that.
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Dr. Pastore saved my mothers life! After bringing her to the ER three days ago and numerous tests being ordered and coming back normal, he never gave up....continued with more testing and finally decided to do a Cath that showed her erosion! An erosion that could have ruptured. They call these...Read More
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I used to love Dr Pastore, but every time I call his office with some real problems or any other reason, his office is closed. If you leaves message, it is not returned. I’ve even wondered if he closed, is I’ll, family problems? Dr. P. Please let us know what is going on.
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Saw him twice while in St.Joes North.Terrible bed side manners,no sense of communication and was clueless!I would not recommend him,ask for some one else if you get stuck with him!I don't know how he graduated high school much less medical school!
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Be warned of Dr. Pastore. He orders testing procedures performed in his office (and out- patient) that are not always needed. I have some very minor issues, and he recommended heart catheterization!! He wouldn't answer questions when asked and just kept saying the same evasive things it was like he...Read More
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