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Dr. Kwame Akosah, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Akosah

Dr. Kwame Akosah, MD is a cardiology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in cardiology.


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(412) 359-6550

Dr. Akosah accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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KeyCare PPO
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
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Dr. Akosah's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chest Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akosah treats Chest Pain more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Akosah treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Heart Palpitations
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akosah treats Heart Palpitations more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Akosah treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Heart Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akosah treats Heart Disease more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Akosah treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Akosah's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • 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)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kwame Akosah, MD is a cardiology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Education

St Vincent'S Hospital And Med Center
Internship Hospital
1992
Va Commonwealth University Med College Va
Fellowship Hospital
1989
St Vincents Hosp&med Center
Residency Hospital
1985
Howard University College Of Medicine
Medical School
1992
1989
1985

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