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

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
393 Patient
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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 05, 2018

very satisfied

March 05, 2018

Dr Martel has been an excellent doctor. Could not be happier with the care he has provided me. I had seen 3 ophthalmologists prior to visiting him and he was the only one who was able to figure out the problem and treat it.

March 02, 2018

5 Star Doctor and UPMC Eye Center is a life saver!

February 26, 2018

Although I experience anxiety when visiting health care facilities, this visit was made pleasant by staff.

February 21, 2018

Dr. Martel and his staff were excellent from start to finish. He went out of his way to accommodate me.

February 05, 2018

Another excellent visit

February 05, 2018

Dr Martel gets 5 stars from me. Very caring and compassionate and took the time to listen to me and explained every thing to me. Definitely go to him if you have any eye problems.

February 02, 2018

Excellent doctor who saved my eyesight!

February 02, 2018

The over all visit was well

January 29, 2018

Dr. Martel is terrific.