Dr. Oliver Wenceslao Caminos , MD

Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine

(412) 372-2035

Pittsburgh Cardiovascular Institute
200 James Pl Ste 200
Monroeville, PA 15146

Overview

Dr. Oliver W. Caminos specializes in the outpatient care of the primarily cardiac, vascular, complex and end-stage cardiomyopathy patients, with special emphasis in congestive heart failure. In the course of his career, he has distinguished himself as a lecturer in the subject of geriatric cardiology, arteriosclerosis, and preventive medicine. He strongly believes that outpatient diagnostic and medical treatment is the way of the future in medicine. Committed to avoiding hospital admissions whenever possible, Dr. Caminos explains, "As doctors, we have repeatedly found that physicians, in a modern-day outpatient facility such as Pittsburgh Cardiovascular Institute and Med Health Services, can perform the same evaluation in two or three hours that a hospital performs in one week's time. Our expeditious, same-day testing allows us to diagnose without delay, and proceed with treatment, which is essential in modern times specially for the care of advanced and complex pathology patients." Dr. Caminos' goal is to help put the modern-day tools that are essential in providing state-of-the-art treatment and diagnostic technical procedures in the hands of physicians - tools that are often stripped from physicians in the outpatient setting by hospitals and other large organizations. Dr. Caminos completed his residency in Internal Medicine and Cardiology in Argentina at the University of La Plata's General San Martin Institute, and later fulfilled his cardiology fellowship at the Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. For more than 25 years, Dr. Caminos has specialized in clinical and invasive cardiology. In the last several years he has put special emphasis in the care and follow-up of Congestive Failure, CVA and end-stage complex vascular patients. He also provides medical training at Pittsburgh Cardiovascular Institute in vascular and cardiac sonography to imaging technicians and students from several sonography schools. Dr. Caminos currently has privileges in Internal Medicine and Cardiology at the Western Pennsylvania Hospital, the Western Pennsylvania Hospital Forbes Regional Campus, and UPMC Shadyside Hospital. He is licensed in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Florida.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 52 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Universidad De Buenos Aires

Graduation Date: in 1967

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital
  • Forbes Hospital

Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Highmark Alliance Flex Blue
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Shared Cost 1500, a Multi-State Plan
  • Highmark Community Blue Flex EPO
  • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • Highmark Comprehensive Care Blue PPO 1500 MRF
  • Highmark Comprehensive Care Flex Blue PPO 500 MRF
  • Highmark Health Savings Blue PPO 1400 MRF
  • Highmark KeystoneBlue
  • Highmark PPOBlue
  • Highmark Shared Cost Blue PPO 6000 MRF
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Molina Mrktplace OH MRF
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Caminos's Office Information

Pittsburgh Cardiovascular Institute
200 James Pl Ste 200
Monroeville, PA 15146
(412) 372-2035

Fax: (412) 222-9143
Website: pittsburghcardiovascular.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

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