Dr. Darren Hoover, MD

Dr. Darren Hoover, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(11)
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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

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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

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
40

Conditions Treated

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hoover to family and friends
3.5
based on 11 total reviews (2 with 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

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Cranberry township, PA
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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in Bethel Park, PA
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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