Gurpreet Kochar, MD, a Cardiologist with Penn Medicine

Get to know Cardiologist Dr. Gurpreet Kochar, who serves patients in Ridley Park, Pennsylvania. 

Dr. Kochar is a cardiologist serving Ridley Park and the surrounding communities. He is affiliated with Penn Medicine, a nationally recognized hospital network serving Pennsylvania for over two centuries, starting with the nation’s first hospital back in 1751 and the nation’s first medical school in 1765. They strive to provide high quality and family-centered care for patients and the community and support an inclusive workforce and clinical learning environment for employees. 

In 1977, Dr. Kochar earned his medical degree at Dayanand Medical College and Hospital. He went on to complete residencies at Dayanand Medical School, Christian Medical School, Shotley Bridge Hospital, Ashington Hospital, Royal Devon Exeter Hospital, and Albert Einstein Medical Center. He also completed a fellowship at Albert Einstein Medical Center. With over 40 years of experience in the field, Dr. Kochar has treated thousands of patients. 

Cardiology is a branch of medicine that deals with the disorders of the heart as well as some parts of the circulatory system. As a cardiologist, Dr. Kochar specializes in diagnosing, monitoring, and treating diseases or conditions of the heart and blood vessels and the cardiovascular system. These conditions include heart attacks, heart murmurs, coronary heart disease, and hypertension. He also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life. 

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Through his findatopdoc profile, or through Penn Medicine, 


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