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Doctor

Christin L. Sylvester, DO

SPECIALTY:

Ophthalmology

Sub Specialty:
Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology (Pediatric)

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


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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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107 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:
Childrens Hospital National Medical Center,
Washington, DC



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January 15, 2016

We love Dr. Sylvester! She is an incredible doctor and have recommended her too many family and friends.

January 08, 2016

Dr. Sylvester is one the best providers I have had the opportunity to work with regarding our child's recent eye surgery. Both my wife and I work in the Healthcare setting and have nothing but positive comments regarding Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh and Dr. Sylvester.

January 08, 2016

Dr. Sylvester was awesome! She did a very thorough exam and answered all of my questions. I felt like she shared my concern for my daughter's health. Everyone in the office was very nice. Because some extra testing was ordered, we were still there over lunch. I felt bad that we were keeping the staff busy at lunch time, but they did not seem bothered at all. It was a very welcoming environment.

December 15, 2015

Everyone in the office was friendly and helpful. I feel confident in them with my child's healthcare decisions.

December 04, 2015

Dr. Sylvester and the technician (Heather) were fantastic- patient, upbeat and understanding to with us. They made personal connections with us and made my daughter feel special.

December 04, 2015

excellent care every time

December 02, 2015

Dr. Sylvester is amazing. She is so thorough and patient and really explains things well. My daughter has been under her care since the NICU and we are extremely pleased with her care, concern and expertise.

November 23, 2015

Dr. Sylvester and team are Excellent - I travel 20 miles because of the outstanding care she provides. I would not go to anyone else.

November 20, 2015

Dr. Sylvester took great care in evaluating our daughter's vision issues --- no small feat on a 3 1/2 year old. We left our visit with a greater understanding of her condition today as well as corrective/treatment options for the future. Our family is grateful to have a super-specialist for our child, and feel confident that she is receiving the best care possible.

October 30, 2015

Exceptional Dr. and also has good interpersonal skills, very competent & caring.



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