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Specialty:

Ophthalmology

Sub Specialty:
Ophthalmology (Pediatric)
Pediatric Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Mercy


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.7 Stars
147 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

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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UPMC Eye Center, Eye & Ear Instittute
203 Lothrop St.
Floor 6
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

Education:

MD, Hahnemann/Drexel University College, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
Nassau University Medical Center,
East Meadow, NY


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

Massachusetts Eye & Ear,
Quincy, MA



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June 01, 2018

Was very pleased with my experience.

May 18, 2018

very concerned , very helpful on my overall health .

May 17, 2018

Dr. Ellen Mitchell was thorough and gentle with my child during the eye exam.

April 20, 2018

dr Ellen Mitchell is terrific, she did not give up on our case. we couldn't find out the cause of my loss of sight but she kept searching until we found it. Then she sent us to a good specialist. without her I would be totally blind. Thank-you Dr Mitchell

April 20, 2018

I was very pleased with all of the staff that took care of me.They were excellent in checking and rechecking all of my concerns, etc.

April 02, 2018

Dr. Mitchell was so kind and understanding. She explained the process and findings in a simple way that was very clear! She was wonderful with my son and he was completely comfortable with her care.

March 26, 2018

Dr. Mitchel is a wonder and patient doctor.

March 23, 2018

I was very pleased with the level of care I received at the Eye and Ear Institute and with Dr. Mitchell. I am comfortable and feel confident in working with her.

March 19, 2018

The office staff, resident, and Dr. Mitchell were all excellent. The dr had all information on previous tests and was up to date on what was going on. It was an overall good experience.

March 15, 2018

excellent service