Dr. Michael J. Azar, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 52

2571 Mosside Blvd Ste 1
Monroeville, PA 15146
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  • Ophthalmology

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The Western Pennsylvania Hospital - Forbes Regional Campus
2570 Haymaker Rd
Monroeville, PA 15146

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East Suburban Ophthalmic Assocs
Monroeville Office
2571 Mosside Blvd Ste 1
Monroeville, PA 15146
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    Dr. Azar's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Eye Surgery
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • Laser Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataract
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Migraine
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Retinoschisis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Stye
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    Upmc Mercy
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    U Pittsburgh Med Ctr-Eye & Ear Inst
    Complete in 1994

    Undergraduate Schools

    Juniata College
    Graduated in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Azar & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Azar's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
    • 8 responses
    • 1 review

    5 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Bethel Park, Pa |

    Operated on my both eyes for cataracts and results were fantastic Always had restriction on driver license but after operations the restriction is gone. Dr Azar cared for me as friend mot a patient. Would HIGHLY recommend

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    Office Locations

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    East Suburban Ophthalmic Assocs
    Monroeville Office
    2571 Mosside Blvd Ste 1
    Monroeville, PA 15146
    (412) 856-8811 (Office)
    (412) 856-4481 (Fax)
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