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Sub Specialty:
Neurology (pediatric)

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
110 Patient
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Pediatric Neurology
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave.
2nd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5520

Children's Pine Center
11279 Perry Hwy.
Suite 202
Wexford, PA 15090
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5520


Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


MD, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel

UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh,
Pittsburgh, PA USA

Cleveland MetroHealth Medical Center,
Cleveland, OH

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May 07, 2018

Very good visit and professional staff. doctor was great with my daughter.

April 27, 2018

Dr Safier was fantastic. when we leave we know exactly what is going onl

April 20, 2018

The provider was kind, thorough, and seemed genuinely interested in listening to me and my child.

April 20, 2018

Today we saw a PA as well as our physician.This was a really great experience.The PA was very nice.My daughter commented to me that she really liked her.We always receive the best care with Dr Safier and his staff.

April 13, 2018

Dr. Safier called to follow up and be sure I understand and received his previous message which I though was nice of him.

April 13, 2018

Dr. Safier and his nurse Jennifer are amazing. They always get back to me when I call within hours of my call. I highly recommend them.

April 09, 2018

he is always very thorough and always listens and evaluates everything I have to say

March 23, 2018

excellent care

March 20, 2018

I thought that the provider did his job and ordered the right tests that he needed to have done for my son

March 02, 2018

Dr. Safier and his staff including other specialiest like genetics have gone above and beyond caring for our child. We couldn't be any happier with the care knowledge and the core values they show!