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Sub Specialty:
Macula, Retina, and Vitreous Disease and Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Horizon
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
333 Patient
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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

UPMC Eye Center, Eye & Ear Instittute
203 Lothrop St.
Floor 7
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200


Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology


MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center,
Bronx, NY

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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June 05, 2017

I appreciate the physician seeing me promptly after I called for an appointment I was very well satisifed.

June 02, 2017

all good

May 25, 2017

I was found to have a small tear and two small holes in the retina in my left eye. The condition and the cause was explained thoroughly to me and the treatment that was recommended (laser cauterization) was performed on m.

May 25, 2017

wait time. information board stated Dr. was on time. however there was 45 minute wait from the time the medical assistant did the intake evaluation to the time I had seen the MD.

May 24, 2017

Dr.Gallagher answers our questions and is concerned about any problems.

February 22, 2017

I never have had a bad experience with this provider; she has always been willing to answer all of my questions.

February 20, 2017

ALL of the staff of the Eye & Ear Institute have ALWAYS been very professional and helpful. I couldn't trust anyone more for the care of my vision problems. Excellent team.

February 15, 2017

It was as good as it should be

February 15, 2017

I receive consistent quality care at this pleasant office.

February 08, 2017

very good ecpierence