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Specialty:

Ophthalmology


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


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
640 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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January 20, 2017

Dr. Waxman is excellent. Jerry - at the front desk is exceptional. He greets you by name; knows whether you have a co-pay, makes your visit efficient and pleasant. He is the best in any office I've been to. Exceptional!

January 13, 2017

Everything was positive. All staff were knowledgeable, courteous, and accommodating. The The entire visit went very well. Flow from check-in, to vitals, to physician to procedures was very efficient and smooth.

January 10, 2017

This was my first visit with Dr. Waxman and his staff and I was totally pleased with the exceptional care and sensitivity provided for my needs. It is a pleasure as a patient to be treated with respect and courteousy. This was a pleasant and very, very positive experience for me.

January 10, 2017

Dr Waxman took excellent care of me and prescribed eye drops and instructions to help my problem.

January 09, 2017

Dr. Waxman is always nothing short of excellent! Jill, technical staff, was very friendly and answered all my questions. Dr. Waxman's current resident, Dr. Pathan, was very respectful and very knowledgeable.

January 06, 2017

My overall choosing of Mercy UPMC for my eye care has been good, I have no complaints or concerns at this time. I n the healing stage and everything is going as expected. I am very satisfied and thankful at this time

January 03, 2017

Dr. Waxman is an EXCELLENT provider. Always professional yet sensitive, concerned and knowledgeable. I always feel confide dent that the very best decisions possible for the circumstance are being considered when Dr. Waxman is present. This is extremely important and reassuring to me as my situation is somewhat complex. I always feel I am in good hands during my visits.

December 23, 2016

I feel comfortable with my healthcare in his hands. I honestly cannot say that about a lot of physicians I have seen.

December 23, 2016

This is my opthomologist and I've been going to him for years. He's excellent.

December 23, 2016

Dr. Waxman runs a very efficient office. The staff is always professional and pleasant. I have trusted Dr. Waxman with my eyes for more than 20 years and would not consider going anywhere else.