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Alexander John Anetakis, MD



Sub Specialty:
Macula, Retina, and Vitreous Disease and Surgery

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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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197 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPMC Eye Center
UPMC Mercy (UPMC Eye Center Mercy)
1400 Locust St.
Suite 3103
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200
UPMC Eye Center, Eye & Ear Instittute
203 Lothrop St.
Floor 6
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200
Blaymore II (UPMC Eye Center Wexford, Blaymore II)
1603 Carmody Ct.
Suite 104
Sewickley, PA 15143
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200


Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology


MD, Northeast Ohio Universities, College of Medicine (NEOUCOM), Rootstown, OH

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Akron, OH

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Baltimore, MD

University of Alabama School of Medicine at Birmingham,
Birmingham, AL

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October 27, 2015

I always receive excellent care when I have an appointment with Dr. Anetakis.

October 23, 2015

Dr. Anatakis is probably the best choice for the problems I have with sight.

October 23, 2015

Friendly staff

October 22, 2015

Dr. Anetakis is always professional. knowledgeable, and courteous. He listens to the patient's concerns and explains issues and test results thoroughly.

October 20, 2015

Dr Anetakis always has knowledge of my medical history, listens to my concerns, explains all of my options, produces excellent results, and provides high quality medical care. The UPMC staff always provides efficient, concerned, responsive medical service.

October 19, 2015

He is a wonderful doctor. He is extremely knowledgeable and has excellent bedside manners. I would recommend him to my family and friends and already have. He is worth his weight in gold.

October 15, 2015

Excellent group of people who were all very good at their job and very concerned about my condition and my health status at all times

September 24, 2015

He is very good.

September 22, 2015

It was my typical great visit.

September 10, 2015

Staff and Dr Anetakis were wonderful! I will refer my family and friends to him if they have retina issues. First class physician!

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