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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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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165 Patient
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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

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



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

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

Hospital For Sick Children,
Toronto, ON Canada

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August 26, 2016

Very knowledgeable and a supremely good doctor.

August 24, 2016

Dr Nischal and his staff are excellent and always provide information that is helpful.

August 23, 2016

Dr. Nischal was excellent, incredibly thorough and reassuring.

August 23, 2016

Dr. Nischal is the best doctor we have ever worked with. If something isn't working, he researches something else to try and takes action. His and my child have a relationship that is unheard of with a doctor and child. They laugh together and he lets my son cry on his shoulder too if needed.

August 23, 2016

is one of the best doctors I've had work with

August 23, 2016

Dr. Nischal and his staff are excellent!!!!

August 12, 2016

everything was wonderful he's a very good doctor

August 08, 2016

Dr. Nischal is a godsend. We could not be happier with him and have already recommended him to others suffering from the same rare condition. We have traveled to Pittsburgh from San Francisco multiple times to see Dr. Nischal and will continue to do so as needed in the future because he is the only doctor to whom we felt completely comfortable entrusting our son's care.

July 13, 2016

Dr. Nischal is amazing. He is great with my child and really shows that he cares. He is very knowledgeable about my child's rare condition and can answer all of our questions. My family loves him!

July 12, 2016

Doctor and staff are very courteous and professional.