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Specialty:

Ophthalmology

Sub Specialty:
Glaucoma

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Monroeville Surgery Center
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC St. Margaret

Language Spoken:
Russian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.6 Stars
148 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPMC Eye Center
UPMC Eye Center, Eye & Ear Instittute
203 Lothrop St.
Floor 6
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200
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Blaymore II (UPMC Eye Center Wexford, Blaymore II)
1603 Carmody Ct.
Suite 104
Sewickley, PA 15143
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

Education:

MD, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Residency:
West Virginia University Eye Institute,
Morgantown, WV


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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September 11, 2017

The experience with this provider was a good one.

September 11, 2017

good

August 07, 2017

good

August 07, 2017

Very friendly

August 03, 2017

very efficient

August 03, 2017

Dr. Polat is alway kind, answers questions, and puts me at ease with my medical conditions.

July 17, 2017

excellent care

June 26, 2017

I had a good visit.

May 22, 2017

Good experience; professional staff. Had to wait months for an appointment.

May 17, 2017

I'm glad to have Dr. Polat as my eye doctor. She is interested in me as a patient and in helping me. I hope to have her as my doctor for years to come.