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Specialty:

Ophthalmology


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


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
640 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

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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November 20, 2018

My insurance has changed - I would missed Dr Waxman - he is the best doctor!

November 13, 2018

appreciated the same day service. I had a corneal scratch which was scary and extremely painful, but not serious. Appreciated being able to be seen the same day--Dr. Waxman was very thorough, ordered ointment, feeling much better today.

November 13, 2018

I have spent two hours in the visit, which is awfully long. Doctor have only saw me after 1 hour 45 minutes.

November 13, 2018

Staff is friendly and mannerly.

November 12, 2018

one always receives "GOLD" care from Dr. Waxman's office.Staff is great.

November 12, 2018

This was my first appointment with Dr. Waxman. He was very kind and explained everything in detail so that I could understand what was going on with my eyes.

November 12, 2018

Dr. Waxman is one of the best doctors I have ever seen.

November 12, 2018

The service provided was excellant and Dr Waxman was very kind and informative in explaining the eye surgery process.

November 09, 2018

I have nothing but the utmost respect for the skill, knowledge and care that I receive from Dr. Waxman. All my family members use him as their ophthalmologist.

November 08, 2018

My care at every level was outstanding.