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Dr. John Balacko, MD

Cardiology*
5.0 (3)
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40 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. John Balacko, MD

Dr. John Balacko, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in New Kensington, PA. They specialize in Cardiology, has 40 years of experience, and is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH / MAIN CAMPUS and is affiliated with West Penn Hospital, Allegheny Valley Hospital and Forbes Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Balacko an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Balacko works at Tri County Cardiology in New Kensington, PA with other offices in Natrona Heights, PA, Monroeville, PA and Pittsburgh, PA. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Balacko's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Tri County Cardiology
    2781 Leechburg Rd, New Kensington, PA 15068 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (724) 226-3345
  2. 2
    Tri-county Cardiology
    1624 Pacific Ave Ste B, Natrona Heights, PA 15065 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (724) 226-3345
  3. 3
    Forbes Regional Hospital-rehab
    2570 Haymaker Rd, Monroeville, PA 15146 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (724) 226-3345
  4. 4
    West Penn Hospital
    4800 Friendship Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (412) 578-5610

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  • West Penn Hospital
  • Allegheny Valley Hospital
  • Forbes Hospital

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Arrhythmias
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Systolic Heart Failure
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Ultrasound
Tilt_Testing
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Endocarditis
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
Aneurysm
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Angina
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Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atrial Septal Defect
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Dissection
Coronary Vessel Malformation
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Endocarditis
First Degree Heart Block
Heart Block
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Infective Endocarditis
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Long QT Syndrome
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Noninfective Endocarditis
Orthostatic Hypotension
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericardial Disease
Pericarditis
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Edema
Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Prinzmetal Angina
Pulmonary Edema
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
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Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Second Degree Heart Block
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Septal Defect
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Subacute Endocarditis
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Tetralogy of Fallot
Third Degree Heart Block
Type 2 Heart Block - Mobitz
Typical Atrial Flutter
Unstable Angina
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
Arrhythmia Screening
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain Evaluation
Cholesterol Screening
Coronary Angiogram
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Stress Test
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
TCD Bubble Test
Thoracentesis
Tilt Table Testing
Treadmill Stress Test
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    Specialties*
    • Cardiology

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    Years of Experience
    • 40 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1942269311
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH / MAIN CAMPUS
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
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