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photo William J. Lauer, MD


Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine


Phone: 724-772-1133

Office: CVI at Passavant - Cranberry
Three St. Francis Way, Suite 202
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
Phone: 724-772-1133
Fax: 724-772-1130
Education and Training
BS, Northwestern University, 1988
MD, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, 1992
Internal Medicine, David Grant Medical Center, Travis AFB, CA, 1995
Cardiovascular Medicine, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX, 1998
Clinical Interest
Dr. Lauer practices Cardiology at the Heart and Vascular Institute at UPMC Passavant. He is trained in transthoracic and transesopheal echocardiography and exercise and dobutamine stress echocardiography. He also specializes in myocardial perfusion imaging, coronary angiography, cardiac anatomy and function, left ventricular morphology and function,and pulmonary vein anatomy.
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Selected Publications:
Lauer WJ, Carlson TA. Images in cardiovascular medicine: Myocardial bridging. Circulation. 1998; 98(8): 821.