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Specialty:

Neurosurgery

Sub Specialty:
Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
67 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPP - Department of Neurological Surgery
120 E. 2nd St.
3rd Floor
Erie, PA 16509
Office Phone:
(814) 877-8005
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UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite B400
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-3685
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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, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College, Richmond, VA

Residency:
University of California at San Francisco,
San Francisco, CA




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May 30, 2018

I receive great care at this location

May 23, 2018

Doctor Richardson was genuinely concerned about my condition and how to improve it. He really took the time to explain things and how what he was planning to do would improve my life.

April 25, 2018

Appointment at 11:30. Was seen at 12:40.

April 25, 2018

Nothing to complain about. He explained things to my father and me

April 18, 2018

Very good visit.

April 18, 2018

Dr. Richardson I comment him as good

April 04, 2018

first rate, brain surgery is no easy to perform or explain

March 21, 2018

Dr. Richardson was very considerate. He took the time to explain everything to us. He was very informative about my father's condition.

March 07, 2018

Excellent physician. Down to earth. No ego. Very pleasant and patient focused.

March 07, 2018

He was patient and took adequate time to talk