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

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
367 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPMC Eye Center
UPMC Eye Center, Eye & Ear Instittute
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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March 08, 2017

I had an extra long wait before I was seen.

March 08, 2017

This was my first visit with Dr Martel. I was referred to him by my regular Ophthalmologist, Dr M.R. Patel. I was given an appointment the day after Dr Patel's referral. The total experience was excellent and very professional. I will continue to see Dr Martel until my problem is resolved..

March 01, 2017

This was my first visit and it was more than I expected---fast, efficient, courteous and happy people. I have NO problem putting my eye sight in the care of Dr Martel.

February 27, 2017

I love all the doctors and staff at this office and have recommended them to. any people.

February 22, 2017

Services were provided quickly,and professionally

February 22, 2017

everyone was friendly and professional, this is why I transferred my eye treatment from a non-UPMC provider!

February 22, 2017

First time patient and was very pleased with the experience. Keep up the great work and thank you.

February 22, 2017

The wait time seems very long. The staff was very friendly and made me feel comfortable.

February 20, 2017

Dr. Martel is a very good care provider and my experience was very good.

February 20, 2017

Dr. Martel was very attentive, courteous and knowledgeable.