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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPMC Eye Center
UPMC Eye Center Optical
3616 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-7488



BS, University of Pittsburgh Johnstown, Johnstown, PA
OD, Pennsylvania College of Optometry, Elkins Park, PA

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January 13, 2017

Everyone was very pleasant (with all patients) and explained everything

January 06, 2017

It's not about the care provider but the time it took to be seen. My appointment for 11:50 AM and I didn't get seen until about 1:20 PM. The staff was very nice when I asked how much longer before I would be seen and got me in to see the Dr. as soon as possible. Also the Dr. was very nice and apologized for the wait. This is very unusual to have this happen in the past I get into see the Dr. in about 15 mins.

December 30, 2016

Dr. Drexler's attention to detail is valued by this patient. My eyes will be healthy and happy in their new contacts!

December 02, 2016

All went smoothly. Good Team.

October 21, 2016

The doctor had completely reviewed my medical record at least in regard to my eye care including previous visits and cataract surgery and was wonderful about taking time to answer my questions. He seemed to remember me and appeared to be on top of my eye issues and thus made me feel very comfortable.

October 14, 2016

Very good at examination and telling me results.

October 07, 2016

I hadn't been here before; Dr. Drexler addressed something that my previous doctor never had, and explained where the problem came from and how it worked and what the new lens would do to correct it, which was great--it's easier to manage something when I'm informed about it.

October 07, 2016

Great provider, great nurse - woman at front desk needs to learn to say 'please' and 'thank you'. She can be abrupt, doesn't smile, isn't terribly friendly. Also, a gentleman with walker came in while I was checking out. Instead of going down to help him she and the other man in the office told him to come to the desk to check in. He couldn't get his walker up the stairs, and may not have seen the long handicapped walk way, so he parked his walker and slowly and carefully climed the stairs and walked to the desk while hanging onto the handrail and wall. I have to believe that there is some way the receptionist could have gone down to him to help him check in.

September 13, 2016

excellant care

August 12, 2016

Doctor Dexler and his nurse Amanda are amazing and helpful! I tell everyone i know to get care in this facility! i hate driving 2 1/2 hrs but its worth the amazing care and treatment my daughter receives for her eye issues! We love the staff!