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Specialty:

Pediatrics
Neurology

Sub Specialty:
Neurology (pediatric)

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


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

Pediatric Neurology
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave.
2nd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5520
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Children's Pine Center
11279 Perry Hwy.
Suite 202
Wexford, PA 15090
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5520
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

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

Education:

MD, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel

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

Cleveland MetroHealth Medical Center,
Cleveland, OH




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January 19, 2018

exceptional~ we're happy to have Dr Safier as our daughters neurologist

January 19, 2018

Dr. Safier is wonderful as are his nursing staff. He listens and is kind. Well versed in TS.

January 12, 2018

the doctor and nurses we wonderful

December 28, 2017

Very impressed with Dr Safier! he was thoughtful, kind and knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend him to others!

December 22, 2017

I love this office, everybody is always very friendly & courteous. we never have to wait long in the waiting room. excellent provider & staff!

November 21, 2017

I have no complaints every time we visit the Doctor's and Staff are always professional they treat us with the up most respected and dignity, they answer any questions I have and are caring to my every need.

November 21, 2017

excellent

October 17, 2017

I wouldn't go anywhere else but Children's Hospital for my child's medical care.

October 10, 2017

I really liked the doctor. He was on time, did not rush us, listened to what both I and my child said. He took his time and seemed genuinely to care.

September 08, 2017

Dr Safier and his nurse Jennifer are excellent they always get back to me quickly when calling the office and any forms that I need filled out I am very pleased with them.