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Sub Specialty:
Macula, Retina, and Vitreous Disease and Surgery

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
376 Patient
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UPMC Eye Center
UPMC Eye Center, Eye & Ear Institute
203 Lothrop St.
Floor 7
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200


Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology


MD, University of Nevada Reno, Reno, NV

UCSF Department of Ophthalmology,
San Francisco, CA

Duke Eye Center,
Dunham, NC

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September 16, 2019

Dr. Martel is an excellent doctor and surgeon. When my retina detached, I was frightened and concerned. The staff at Eye and Ear and Dr. Martel explained what was happening, acted immediately, and restored my vision. I will always be grateful

September 11, 2019

Dr Martel very thorough

September 11, 2019

dr Martel is the only eye specialist I will go to. I have been other places but he is by far the best.

September 11, 2019

First time with this Doctor. it was excellent

September 09, 2019

Dr. Martel is very thorough and understanding!

September 06, 2019

Dr. Martel has been my eye specialist for several years and has always spent time with me and my wife, who has accompanied me on each visit. He has explained test results and made thoughtful recommendations about my situation and treatment.

August 16, 2019

very knowledgeable, caring, friendly. I trusted hm with my care.

August 12, 2019

All of my experiences have been good. No problems with his staff or Dr. Martel. He is always willing to listen.

August 12, 2019

Dr Martel was very willingly to listen to my fears and concerns.

July 24, 2019

I believe this provider is very good at his profession. I don't mind waiting to see the physician as long as he is taking the time to meet with his patients. I have confidence in his expertise. He is honest with me about my health issue. I appreciate the expertise and honesty.