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Sub Specialty:
Ophthalmology (Pediatric)
Pediatric Ophthalmology

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.7 Stars
178 Patient
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UPMC Eye Center
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
4401 Penn Ave.
3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-8940

Children's Pine Center
11279 Perry Hwy.
Suite 202
Wexford, PA 15090
Office Phone:
(412) 692-8940

UPMC Eye Center, Eye & Ear Instittute
203 Lothrop St.
Floor 6
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-2200


Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology


MD, Hahnemann/Drexel University College, Philadelphia, PA

Nassau University Medical Center,
East Meadow, NY

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

Massachusetts Eye & Ear,
Quincy, MA

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June 04, 2019

Dr. Mitchell is knowledgeable, performs and thoroughly explains the exam at a level that my children can understand and my sons' enjoy their visit.

May 10, 2019

dr.mitchell and her staff are excellent and competent providers

May 03, 2019

excellent care provider and staff, explained everything, professional and extremely competent

May 03, 2019

The Dr was very nice and treated me with respect.

April 26, 2019

greatlove Dr Mitchell

April 18, 2019

Dr. Mitchell and her Resident were both very professional, courteous, patient and thorough with the exam. They both explained everything very clearly.

April 02, 2019

Our child has special needs and this provider went above and beyond. Our son is nonverbal and not much understanding of what is happening so he became extremely upset. She stayed so calm and collected. We were very impressed by Dr Mitchell

April 02, 2019

Dr. Ellen Mitchell is a true professional and I appreciate the care she gave my daughter.

March 26, 2019

Dr. Mitchell is always so great with our son! We are so fortunate to have her on our team!

March 26, 2019

Our appointment was scheduled at 3pm, we were not seen for initial eye screening until after 4pm and did not see the doctor until almost 5pm. I understand that delays happen, but this was a significant amount of time to wait with a toddler and there were no updates given regarding the delay and the board stated that the physician was on time. I would have preferred to have gotten a call earlier in the day delaying our appointment time or rescheduling to another date. The doctor or the staff did not acknowledge the delay/wait time or apologize for it during our interactions. The total time in which we were seen by a staff member or physician was less than 30 min.