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Specialty:

Ophthalmology


Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC East
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy

Language Spoken:
Hindi
Punjabi
Urdu

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.5 Stars
121 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPMC Eye Center
UPMC Eye Center, Eye & Ear Instittute
203 Lothrop St.
Floor 8
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

Education:

MD, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

Residency:
University of Rochester Medical Center,
Rochester, NY


Fellowships:
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine,
Baltimore, MD



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May 29, 2019

He was over an hour late to the appointment. No apology, no explanation. He then hurried through the appointment without fully consulting the records- but rather, asking questions of the student Fellow who did the preliminary work. I could have been an inanimate object and the Doctor would not have noticed.

May 29, 2019

dr Shah. has. been most helpful in answering my questions and helping me. get my sight back. so. far

May 29, 2019

pleasant and well organized ,clean, informative. I did spend more time with the testing lab than the doctor, I only go there once a year for check up.

May 20, 2019

he was harsh with the resident

May 06, 2019

Dr. Shah is very personable and explained everything in a way I understood. We are basically tracking the progress (or hopefully "non-progress") of an eye condition. He checks me every 6 months if nothing "bad" happens between visits.

April 24, 2019

My main complaint is the long delays in seeing Dr. Shah--don't know whether it was his fault or not but my visit was 3 hours in length. There is no excuse for this.

April 15, 2019

Good

March 20, 2019

He is keeping a close watch on my eye condition.

March 13, 2019

It seemed like the doctors were overbooked. There was a longer than 15 min wait time with many people in the waiting room, but the staff were helpful in explaining the delay. At one point, there were no more seats available and people had to stand.

February 27, 2019

I cannot say enough good things about Dr Shah and his staff at the Eye Center! This was my first surgery ever, and he was so patient, explained everything in terms I could understand and answered all my questions. The staff at the UPMC Eye Center, and at UPMC Mercy where my surgery was done, were fantastic. Everyone from the surgical staff to the parking garage attendant were kind, pleasant, and helpful. I would highly recommend Dr Shah and the UPMC Eye and Ear Institute.