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Specialty:

Ophthalmology


Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC St. Margaret
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
722 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPMC Eye Center
UPMC Mercy (UPMC Eye Center Mercy)
1400 Locust St.
Suite 3103
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

Education:

MD, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY

Residency:
University of California Davis School of Medicine,
Sacramento, CA




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July 28, 2017

VERY PROFESSIONAL AND ATTENTIVE

July 28, 2017

Dr. Waxman is the best!

July 24, 2017

Dr. Waxman is my ophthalmologist and he is always very professional. I recommend him to everyone who needs an eye doctor. He is a wonderful doctor and person.

July 24, 2017

I have only one eye and care very much about who cares for my eyes. I am very pleased with Dr. Waxman and trust him completely in caring for my vision and any other issues with my eyes!

July 21, 2017

Nothing but praise for the entire Eye Care Center staff. Very professional and friendly.

July 17, 2017

Dr waxman is professionally and passionately concerned in the whole health of his patients. he takes his time with the old fashioned bedside manner to explain and advise in a friendly yet serious manner. he also follows through on the next visit to see if his concerns were taken seriously

July 17, 2017

My care provider is very good. thorough. very satisfied. I wish I did not have to go into the city for medical services. there are few if any providers in southern AlleghenyCounty.

July 14, 2017

Dr. Waxman was very understanding of my medical conditions and was very helpful. I was appreciative of the knowledge he shared with me.

July 10, 2017

This was my first visit top see Dr Waxman and I would highly recommended him and his staff.

July 07, 2017

Dr Waxman and his assistants have been positively helpful in all ways.