Dr. George G Sokos DO Cardiologist

Dr. George Sokos is a cardiologist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Allegheny General Hospital. He received his medical degree from West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Sokos accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 57 doctors at Allegheny General Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology, Preventive Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Allegheny General Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Allegheny General Hospital-Western Pennsylvania Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2000 - 2003

Allegheny General Hospital-Western Pennsylvania Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2004 - 2007

West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 22 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 14 years in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 4 years in Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Role of phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors in heart failure: emerging data and concepts.
Kanwar, M.,Agarwal, R.,Barnes, M.,Coons, J.,Raina, A.,Sokos, G.,Murali, S.,Benza, R. L.

Transitioning from parenteral treprostinil to inhaled treprostinil in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Raina, A.,Coons, J. C.,Kanwar, M.,Murali, S.,Sokos, G.,Benza, R. L.

Salvage peripheral extracorporeal membrane oxygenation using cobe revolution(®) centrifugal pump as a bridge to decision for acute refractory cardiogenic shock.
Moraca, R. J., Wanamaker, K. M., Bailey, S. H., McGregor, W. E., Murali, S., Benza, R., Sokos, G., Magovern, G. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Kansas City Preferred-Care Blue PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO ExcelCare Network
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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