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Sara C. Hamel, MD



Sub Specialty:
Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

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

Child Development Unit
Children's Pine Center
11279 Perry Hwy.
Suite 204
Wexford, PA 15090
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5560
Oakland Medical Building
3420 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5560


Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics


MD, Northwestern University - Feinberg, Chicago, IL

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Chicago, IL

Albert Einstein College of Medicine,
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June 03, 2016

Dr. Hamel made it very easy to talk to her, she was very approachable and caring.

May 20, 2016

excellent care provided!

April 14, 2016

she is a wonderful and attentive doctor who listens and is very knowledgeable. she takes the time to listen to concerns and explains everything in an easy to follow way.

April 11, 2016

Dr. Hamel is an excellent, empathetic physician!

February 01, 2016

We really enjoyed our visit with Dr. Hamel and recommended her to a friend immediately after our appointment. She was very thorough and helpful and displayed a lot of patience and kindness to our son.

January 25, 2016

Good attentive knowledgeable and polite. I feel she established a rapport and made sure he was comfortable with her.

October 22, 2015

The doctor was very kind and listened very carefully to our concerns four our special needs child. I felt like she cared about him and about our concerns as a family. If all doctors were this kind and caring the world would be a better place for sure!

October 21, 2015

Dr. Hamel is thoughtful and comprehensive. We are grateful for her.

October 16, 2015

I was very pleased with the amount of time that was spent with us, the parents, and listening to our concerns. I was also happy with the interaction that was had with our child.

September 16, 2015

Dr. Sara Hamel is invaluable.

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