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Doctor

Ken Nischal, MD, FRCOphth

SPECIALTY:

Ophthalmology

Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Children's Surgery Centers
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC


Language Spoken:
French
Hindi
Punjabi
Urdu


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
137 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

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:


EDUCATION:

MD, Kings College Hospitals, University of London, London , United Kingdom

Residency:
Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust and Oxford University,
Oxford,

Birmingham Midland Eye Centre,
Birmingham, West Midlands,

Prince Charles Eye Unit,
Windsor,

St Helier Hospital Office of Graduate Education,
Surrey,

Kings College Hospitals, University of London,
London,

St Thomas Hospital,
London, Greater London,

Kings College Hospitals, University of London,
London,


Fellowships:
Hospital For Sick Children,
Toronto, ON



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July 05, 2016

always a pleasant and productive yearly visit.

June 14, 2016

Dr. Nischal is an unusual doctor who is able to work at a world-class level medically, and yet talk personally and directly to children.

May 25, 2016

The doctor from London was very focused, confident, a world expert on my son's condition, and used humor to lighten our visit and make our son feel comfortable. I would highly recommend this physician.

May 18, 2016

Dr Nischal is a great doctor, and really shows concern and respect for my daughter and for my opinion of things. His staff is very kind and professional. I would highly recommend him to any other parent for his or her child.

May 12, 2016

Dr. Nischal treats multiple members of our family and I have extreme respect for him. He treats the whole patient and makes observations outside of just the eyes. He has even made clinical observations of family members that were not were not the patient at that given appointment. He has a great bedside manner with children but also with parents. I highly recommend him and trust the medical decisions he helps us make.

May 02, 2016

Everything goes amazing there.

April 19, 2016

Dr. Nischal is always looking for what else he can do to improve my daughter's medical condition. At each visit he makes her feel as if she is his primary concern and will spend as much time with her as necessary.

March 17, 2016

MR.Ken Nischal is great doctor

March 01, 2016

Dr. Nischal is an amazing pediatric physician

February 17, 2016

Dr Nischal is an amazing doctor and being that my child is only 3 months old he handled her very well. Also he has a great personality and he has helped my daughters problem get better. Very thankful for him



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