Dr. Christopher Pastore, MD

Dr. Christopher Pastore, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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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

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
more than 97% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Pastore'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pastore has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pastore's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pastore to family and friends
26 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Pastore's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

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...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...more
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I believe i would not be here today, had I not seen Dr. Pastore. I had seen 7 other cardiologist, the past 6 years, testing good on several stress tests. None of the other Drs would listen to me when i explained to them I do not have classic symptoms. I can not tolerate statins, and in fact the...more
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