Gaetano N. Pastore, M.D., F.A.C.C. Cardiology-Non-Invasive
Dr. Gaetano Pastore has been a member of Cardiology Physicians since July of 1998. He attended Villanova University graduating with honors. He then went to the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center of the Pennsylvania State University for his medical degree. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Hahnemann University Hospital and his cardiovascular fellowship at the Hahnemann University Heart Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Pastore has contributed as a co-author on papers that have appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine and has presented at the annual scientific sessions of the American College of Cardiology.
The Christiana Care Family Practice Residency Program has recognized Dr. Pastore as an outstanding teacher/preceptor. He is an active staff member at the Christiana Hospital System Hospital. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and served as the Governor of the American College of Cardiology for the state of Delaware. He is currently serving his fourth consecutive year as president of Cardiology Physicians, P.A. He remains an active ACC member with a strong focus on patient advocacy and quality care improvement serving on national physician and patient advocacy committees.
Dr. Pastore has a strong commitment to clinical and consultative cardiology with a special interest in echocardiography. This includes transthoracic, transesophageal, and stress echocardiography. He has expertise in the interpretation of nuclear imaging in cardiovascular medicine.
Dr. Pastore resides in Avondale, Pennsylvania with his wife Linda and three children Mia, Luke and Gianna. He enjoys spending his spare time with his family, generally on vacation in warm climates. Dr. Pastore enjoys tending to his 183 gallon saltwater coral reef tank and is an avid fan and owner of thoroughbred racehorses.
M.D., The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center of the Pennsylvania State University 1988-92