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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
177 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, United Kingdom

Birmingham Midland Eye Centre,
Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Prince Charles Eye Unit,
Windsor, United Kingdom

St Helier Hospital Office of Graduate Education,
Surrey, United Kingdom

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

St Thomas Hospital,
London, Greater London, United Kingdom

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


Fellowships:
Hospital For Sick Children,
Toronto, ON Canada



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January 10, 2017

my son is a bit hard to handle but Dr Nischal is great with him and is able to calm him.

December 13, 2016

it was a great appointment from start to finish. the staff was friendly and courteous and I felt very comfortable. Dr Nischal is just a joy to talk to. he is always kind and great with my son.

December 09, 2016

Dr. Nischal is the most amazing doctor I have ever known. He is ALWAYS available via call, text or email. I am amazed, even after more than 2 years, at his level of dedication to his patients. He is one of a kind!

November 29, 2016

Dr Nischal explained the diagnosis in a thoughtful and sensitive way. He is an extraordinary physician.

November 29, 2016

the nursing staff were very kind and inviting as well as the provider.

November 11, 2016

Dr. Nischal is a fantastic doctor, so skilled and also always caring.

November 09, 2016

Jen and Dr. Nischal were both great. There was a delay, but Jen explain why. Dr. Nischal aways remembers my history, health problems, etc, always goes over other health problems that effect my eyes, he's an excellent doctor, and caring individual. Jen remembers history, and which doctors I see for which issue. She is always polite and caring in her work.

November 08, 2016

Dr. Nischal is one of the best physicians children's has. He always listens to me and understands all of our concerns. He went out of his way to find out more information for our family to provide the best care for our son. He is extremely knowledgeable, respectful and considering doctor. We love Dr. Nischal and all of his staff.

November 03, 2016

all doctors and staff were the best I have ever dealt with. very thorough, caring and always helpful

November 02, 2016

I was most impressed with the caliber of service provided by everyone we met. five star service!