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Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Ophthalmology

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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
274 Patient
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UPMC Eye Center
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
4401 Penn Ave.
3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-8940

Children's Pine Center
11279 Perry Hwy.
Suite 202
Wexford, PA 15090
Office Phone:
(412) 692-8940

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


Ophthalmology, College of Ophthalmologists


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

Prince Charles Eye Unit,
Windsor, United Kingdom

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

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

St Thomas Hospital,
London, Greater London, United Kingdom

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

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

Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust and Oxford University,
Oxford, United Kingdom

Hospital For Sick Children,
Toronto, ON Canada

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March 05, 2019

Always excellent!

February 19, 2019


February 13, 2019

Love Dr. Nischal! Phenomenal w/ children

February 13, 2019

Dr. Nischal is the best doctor my son has ever seen. He is an extraordinary person.

February 12, 2019

Dr. Nischal gave us an experience that I have never had before with an eye doctor- smart as a whip, quick moving yet completely thorough, incredibly knowledgable, all while making my child (who can be quiet and anxious) engaged and laughing. I can not even conceive of how Dr. Nischal could improve- he was perfect in every way!

February 12, 2019

Dr. Nischal's office & all his staff are amazing!! I'm so glad my kids are under his care!! And we love meeting the new interns he's teaching. Dr. Nischal is the BEST doctor!

February 06, 2019

very very caring and pleasant

February 06, 2019

Dr. Nishal is great Doctor

February 05, 2019

The entire Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh staff is outstanding. They go above and beyond what is call of them to do.

January 30, 2019

amazing care and feel lucky to have dr Nichel as our daughter's doctor and advocate. he always engages our daughter and explains what is happening and involves her in her eye care. he is concerned with her total well being- emotional as well as her physical eye issues.