Dr. Laura Pallan, MD

Dr. Laura Pallan, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Laura Pallan, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read her story

4411 Stilley Rd

Pittsburgh, PA 15227

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
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more than 71% of peers
Blepharitis
normal
more than 69% of peers
Dry Eyes
normal
more than 69% of peers

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Dr. Pallan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pallan "Laura Pallan, MD is a board certified ophthalmologist who founded Ophthalmology Consultants to fulfill her mission of offering the most advanced eye care available to her patients in a relaxed setting. She has offices in Coraopolis and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, providing complete eye care services for patients of all ages, including comprehensive examinations and treatment. Her goal always is to restore or preserve your vision and eye health. Dr. Pallan received her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Pittsburgh. She completed her internship at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and her residency at Eye & Ear Institute of Pittsburgh. She is a skilled diagnostician who provides quality care for eye diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, and dry eyes. She also is a highly trained and experienced surgeon who performs cataract removal and intraocular lens implants, including premium multifocal and toric lenses. Dr. Pallan and her team also are pleased to offer the most advanced and medically sound procedures available for your cosmetic care. You can trust Dr. Pallan to recommend only the safest and most effective methods for your skin type and treatment goals. Supported by her extensive medical training and skill, Dr. Pallan uses advanced technology to provide laser skin resurfacing, laser hair removal, body sculpting, BOTOX® injections, and other procedures that truly restore youthful vitality to your appearance."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pallan "Laura Pallan, MD is a board certified ophthalmologist who founded Ophthalmology Consultants to fulfill her mission of offering the most advanced eye care available to her patients in a relaxed setting. She has offices in Coraopolis and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, providing complete eye care services for patients of all ages, including comprehensive examinations and treatment. Her goal always is to restore or preserve your vision and eye health.

Dr. Pallan received her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Pittsburgh. She completed her internship at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and her residency at Eye & Ear Institute of Pittsburgh. She is a skilled diagnostician who provides quality care for eye diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, and dry eyes. She also is a highly trained and experienced surgeon who performs cataract removal and intraocular lens implants, including premium multifocal and toric lenses."

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

80  Conditions Treated

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Harada's Disease
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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22  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Laser Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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 Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Hospital Of The University Pitts
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Eye and Ear Institute Pitts
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Hospital Of The University Pitts
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pallan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pallan's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pallan to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Pallan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I had my first appointment with Dr. Pallan today. She is professional, pleasant and efficient. Mu overall experience was awesome. Thanks!
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