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Ken Nischal, MD, FRCOphth



Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Mercy South Side Surgery Center
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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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,

Birmingham Midland Eye Centre,
Birmingham, West Midlands,

Prince Charles Eye Unit,

St Helier Hospital Office of Graduate Education,

Kings College Hospitals, University of London,

St Thomas Hospital,
London, Greater London,

Kings College Hospitals, University of London,

Hospital For Sick Children,
Toronto, ON

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January 06, 2016

Dr. Nischal is one of our favorite doctors. My 4 year old daughter would not leave the office until she hunted him down for a big hug. He is amazing, honest, and easy to communicate with.

January 05, 2016

great job by everyone I encountered thank you

January 05, 2016

Ophthalmology and Dr nischal are wonderful

December 16, 2015

Great Doctor always friendly and funny . He always takes the time to ask if I have any questions for him .

December 16, 2015

Dr nischel is the absolute best ophthalmologist in the world, we commute 3 hrs for doctor visits just to see the doctors because he is simply amazing! Could not have asked for a better m.d. during this difficult time of infant cataract removal surgery! SIMPLY LOVE DR.NISCHEL!

December 01, 2015

my kids love the dr and nurses.

November 25, 2015

Dr.Nischal was very professional, and informative at our last appointment. He seems very knowledgeable about not only my son's eyes, but the possible underlying conditions as to why he is the way he is. We have seen a world of difference in the care we are receiving now that we have switched to UPMC specialists for our son, and appreciate it more then we can express in words.

November 25, 2015

The entire office was excellent.

November 24, 2015

dr Nischal was wonderful. we were very late for our appt as we were held up with another provider. I met Dr Nischal in the waiting room as I was on line to let the receptionist know we were there, he was on his way out. He kindly turned around and got the room ready for my daughter.

November 03, 2015

Dr.Nischal is an excellent optometrist he's been a blessing to our family since he does surgeries & check ups on my daughter eye & he has awesome beside manners & very knowledgeable about my daughter rare eye disease. The nurse also are great!!! I thank god for them!! I always refer family,friends & associates to Dr. Nischal if their child has a eye problem because I know they'll be in great hands!

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