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Dr. Frederick Porkolab, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Porkolab

Tri-County Cardiology

4727 Friendship Ave Ste 180 Pittsburgh, PA 15224

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Dr. Frederick Porkolab, MD is a cardiology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.


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(412) 235-5881

Dr. Porkolab accepts the following insurance:

Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UPMC
UPMC PPO

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Dr. Porkolab's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Porkolab treats Heart Disease more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Porkolab treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Cardiomyopathy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Porkolab treats Cardiomyopathy more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Porkolab treats this condition more than 59% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 10
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fetal Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypogonadism, Collagenoma Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy, Infantile Histiocytoid
  • Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
  • Cardiomyopathy, X-Linked, Fatal Infantile
Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Porkolab treats Vascular Disease more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Porkolab treats this condition more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Porkolab's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • 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 Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • 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 Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Frederick Porkolab, MD is a cardiology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1977
University Pittsburgh Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1975
Case West Res Hosps
Residency Hospital
1973
Case West Res Hosps
Internship Hospital
1972
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Medical School
1977
1975
1973
1972

Languages

  • French
  • Italian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Porkolab's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Porkolab

4.7

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Excellent physician. Caring and concerned. Sorry to learn he is soon leaving Tri County Cardiology
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Very competent and compassionate physician. Clearly current with latest trends and knowledge related to his specialty. Always available when needed.
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