Dr. Darren Hoover, MD

Dr. Darren Hoover, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Darren Hoover, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1835 Forbes Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hoover performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diplopia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertropia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Esotropia
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Hoover's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

40  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • St Johns Mercy Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Mo
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Children's Hospital Boston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hoover has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hoover's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hoover to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Hoover's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (2)

Office always running behind-Dr. Hoover didn't even take the time to introduce himself when first coming into the room. He was very impatient with my three-year-old who was very hesitant and slightly weary of him. Would not recommend kids to visit with Dr. Hoover --not a kid friendly office at...more
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I have taken my child to Dr. Hoover in Mcmurray for an eye issue over the last year. I was on time or early for every appointment. Unfortunately the staff is always running behind-even when we were the first appointment of the day! Today was the worst. I showed up early but waited 10 minutes before...more
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