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Sub Specialty:
Neurology (pediatric)

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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Pediatric Neurology
Children's South
205 Millers Run Road
Bridgeville, PA 15017
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5520


Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics


MD, Prince of Wales Medical College, Patna, India

Children's Hospital of Michigan,
Detroit, MI

Hurley Medical Center,
Flint, MI

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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February 02, 2017

Dr. Varma was amazing! He took time to talk to me and my son. He is in the process of helping us figure out what is going on. so glad we found him!

January 26, 2017

dr. varma provided excellent care in a calming, compassionate manner

January 19, 2017

Dr. Varma has a wonderful "bed side manner" that many doctors lack!

January 18, 2017

wait times during appointments are unacceptable.

January 11, 2017

very satisfied with all staff we came in contact with, very friendly.

January 04, 2017

We love Dr. Varma and his staff. We have been seeing Dr. Varma for roughly 8-9 years now. We make a 12 hour round trip visit just for our sons check ups. We feel so comfortable and confident in his medical care and he has always explained things so that we know what is going on with our son and his plan of care. His nurses are also absolutely great. I feel really confident with my sons care that he gets from them.

August 17, 2016

i have referred a few people here already and would be glad to keep referring people here

August 17, 2016

Our family absolutely loves Dr. Varma. My son is 10 years old and we have been seeing him since my son was life flighted to children's back in 2007. We have always trusted everything Dr. Varma has done and we make a 12 hour round trip every time from our house. I cannot thank Dr. Varma enough for caring for our son.

July 27, 2016

listen to the parent when their talking without interrupting. they know their child best.

July 13, 2016

Our regular pediatrician is amazing. Dr. Varma treated me like I was an idiot. He asked if I had any questions and when I asked, he laughed at me and did not answer them. I left the visit with more questions and not feeling satisfied at all. I was very disappointed with this visit and would like to find a Dr. that will not talk down to me and one that could answer my very simple questions.