Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
Be safe anytime, anywhere.
To find a pediatrician or pediatric specialist, please call 412-692-7337 or search our directory.
A resource for our network of referring physicians.
For more information about research, please call our main office at 412-692-6438.
Children's Hospital is ranked One of America's Best Children's Hospitals.
Spends Enough Time with You
Recommend This Provider to Family/Friends
Shows Respect to Patients
Explains in a Way You Understand
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic MedicineErie, PA
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic MedicinePhiladelphia, PA
Childrens Hospital National Medical CenterWashington, DC
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMCChildren's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMCUPMC MercyUPMC Mercy South Side Surgery CenterUPMC Children's Surgery Centers
View Dr. Sylvester's full list of publications from PubMed.
Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Total Comments: 7
Exceptional Dr. and also has good interpersonal skills, very competent & caring.
I would recommend Dr Sylvester to anyone. She's a great surgeon
Dr. Sylvester is awesome, probably one of the nicest D.O.'s I've ever met and she seems to really care about the premature babies coming to her for their first eye checks.
Dr. Sylvester is always wonderful and has my child's best interests at heart. She is a phenomenal doctor.
She was very polite and she listened to what I had to say
Dr. Sylvester and her nurse assistant were wonderful
My granddaughter's experience with the doctors was excellent through the entire visit. I would choose Children's Eye Center again.
Excellent care provider. Worked great with my child and myself. Looking forward to next years check-up!
I travel over one hour (each way) passing many other md's along the way - to see Dr Sylvester for my daughter - I choose her because I trust her (she has earned our trust). She is extremely skilled and excellent with my daughter. I would NOT go to anyone else.
Staff at the Pine Center are always courteous and respectful. They seem aware of and empathetic to my son's special needs and always interact appropriately with him. Dr. Sylvester inspires confidence and puts my son at ease. She always to make our experience as trouble free as possible.
she is one of a kind and is extremely good with my child. I wouldn't go anywhere else.
Dr Kristin is a good doctor and I would recommend her to my friends and family.
11279 Perry Hwy.Suite 202
4401 Penn Ave.3rd Floor
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
With myCHP, you can request appointments, review test results, and more.
For questions about a hospital bill:
To pay your bill online, please visit UPMC's online bill payment system.
Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to: