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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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4.9 Stars
196 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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Baltimore, MD

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Birmingham, AL

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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!

September 10, 2015

Excellent care provided by all staff members. Dr. Anatakis is outstanding - thorough, expert, and interested.

August 21, 2015

Overall. very satisfied

August 21, 2015


August 17, 2015

Dr. Annetakis is, I feel, a VERY highly competent surgeon, and I thank him for both the surgical procedure, and the very clear, direct manner, with a thread of concern, for my situation. He did not 'beat around the bush' with my care, which I very much appreciate. Meanwhile, the support staff at UPMC Mercy could not have been any nicer, kinder, and more professional. EVEREYONE was truly first-rate!

August 11, 2015

very nice staff and doctor

August 07, 2015

Losing your eyesight is very stressful. Dr. Anatakes and his staff are very sensitive to this situation . Would recommend them 100% to anyone with the same problems.

August 03, 2015

I had a good experience with Dr. Anetakis and he always answers my questions or concerns

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