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Specialty:

Ophthalmology

Sub Specialty:
Cornea and External Diseases
Refractive Surgery

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


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

UPMC Eye Center
UPMC Surgery Center at Daugherty Drive
125 Daugherty Dr.
3rd Floor
Monroeville, PA 15146
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200
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UPMC Eye Center, Eye & Ear Institute
203 Lothrop St.
Floor 7
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

Education:

MD, Medical College of Georgia , Augusta, GA

Residency:
Medical College of Georgia,
Augusta, GA


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



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February 25, 2019

best dr ever

February 21, 2019

Great Visit

February 11, 2019

Dr. Alex Mammen is very professional and always examines the health of my eyes very closely

February 11, 2019

The visit was necessitated by an emergency. I was grateful that I was able to see a specialist on such short notice . My exam was thorough, and everyone I dealt with was professional and courteous.

February 04, 2019

The wait time was excessive. I arrived for a 1 o'clock appointment at 12:10. I left that office at 4:15. I spent approximately 5 minutes with the attending physician, 15 with the fellow. Communication was awful. He recommended follow up in 1 week, no appointments available, still waiting to hear from the office.

January 28, 2019

I value Dr. Mammen's expertise and see him every 3 months for several severe eye conditions. However, I don't like the long waits to see him. This last visit I waited one and a half hours -- that's outrageous. In every other UPMC department I wait no more than 15 minutes. In the eye center it's always more than an hour. That is wrong and does not value my time as a patient. Something should be done about that.

January 28, 2019

Very good doctor. The time waiting is very long most of the time. I am not sure how you change that, but I was in there for two hours, my time with fellow and doctor about 20 minutes.

January 17, 2019

Dr. Mammen and his Fellow were very courteous and provided information that I was able to understand. He addressed all of my concerns. They both were very friendly and took the time to listen and answer my questions.

January 10, 2019

doctor is very good and i trust in him

January 10, 2019

I always have a good experience here.