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Specialty:

Ophthalmology

Sub Specialty:
Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology (Pediatric)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Children's Surgery Centers
UPMC Mercy
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
176 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPMC Eye Center
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave.
3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-8940
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Children's Pine Center
11279 Perry Hwy.
Suite 202
Wexford, PA 15090
Office Phone:
(412) 692-8940
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Ophthalmology, American Osteopathic Board of Opthalmology and Otolaryngology

Education:

DO, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, PA

Residency:
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA


Fellowships:
Children's National Medical Center,
Washington, DC



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January 13, 2017

Everyone was great! Love the Pine Center office. Dr. Sylvester is the best!

January 06, 2017

she was very kind and gentle and patient

December 16, 2016

loved the nurses and doctor

December 16, 2016

We are always appreciative of tips that help make treatments palatable for a small child. We came away with several for eye-patching that are already helping with compliance. Thank you!

December 14, 2016

we love coming to Dr. Sylvester. Well worth the 90 minute drive.

December 14, 2016

Dr was so kind, thorough, attentive. She was really great and we will be back to see her for future needs.

December 07, 2016

very patient staff for my daughter who was very anxious

November 18, 2016

Excellent Dr. Would I would recommend her to anyone. Took great care of my son during surgery, before and after.

November 03, 2016

Amazing eye doctor. Very personable. She doesn't miss a thing. very observant of my child's past to present eye health.

October 21, 2016

We visit this office for regular check-ups to monitor my son's eye condition. The doctor and the staff are always great, informative, kind, and patient. They do a wonderful job each time.