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Specialty:

Neurosurgery

Sub Specialty:
Neuro-Oncology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
113 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPP - Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite A-402
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-3685
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery

Education:

MD, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

Residency:
Georgetown University,
Washington, DC

Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust and Oxford University,
Oxford, United Kingdom

Indiana University School of Medicine,
Indianapolis, IN

Indiana University School of Medicine,
Indianapolis, IN


Fellowships:
University of Vermont College of Medicine,
Burlington, VT



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November 15, 2019

Entire staff - VERY pleasant, knowledgeable, helpful. Nothing negative abt visit.

November 15, 2019

Going to see Dr. Maroon was for a second opinion. The first Doctor did not go over the MRI result with me. The only statement he made was it was just normal wear and tear and PT should fix it. It was a night and day experience and my wife and I were very happy with the visit.

October 31, 2019

Dr. Maroon was very thorough and showed me the pictures on my mri of what was wrong and explained to me what we where gonna do to make it better. listened to all the questions. explained answers so I understood. Dr. Maroon gets an A+ rating from me.

October 31, 2019

dr maroon is very empathetic, intelligent and helpful. I'm glad I was able to come back to see him (have highmark insurance), he is the best!!

October 24, 2019

I've never had a Dr to actually really LISTEN! Dr Joseph Maroon is amazing an so full of knowledge, kindness & compassionate. I left feeling that he will find my answer.

October 10, 2019

Dr. Maroon was respectful and easy to talk to about my back pain.

October 03, 2019

Doctor Maroon and Tammy are wonderful!

September 26, 2019

Dr Maroon was very pleasant and I am glad I came to him.

September 26, 2019

I felt I had an excellent visit with the Dr and nurse.They were both very thorough.

September 04, 2019

Dr. Maroon is an excellent surgeon who cares deeply about the well-being of his patients. he always respond promptly and takes the time to explain the diagnosis and course of treatment.