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Specialty:

Neurosurgery

Sub Specialty:
Neurovascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Mercy


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

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPP - Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Mercy Professional Building
1350 Locust St.
Suite 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office Phone:
(412) 471-4772
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MonValley Healthplex Bldg. - Willow Pointe Plaza
800 Plaza Drive
Suite 160
Belle Vernon, PA 15012
Office Phone:
(412) 471-4772
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery

Education:

MD, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA

Residency:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
National Hospitals - London,
London, United Kingdom



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August 17, 2017

Dr. Bursick and his staff provided me and my family with the great respect. They gave me exemplary care to all my medical needs.

August 16, 2017

all staff very knowledgeable and takes time to talk to you

July 12, 2017

LOVE THIS DR. AND PRACTICE. EVERYONE IS ALWAYS CONCERNED WITH MY HEALTH.

June 29, 2017

doctor was professional and also The doctor was professional,caring and friendly. We discussed my problem and a solution. He put me at ease.

June 14, 2017

Always a positive experience with Dr. Bursick.

June 08, 2017

Love Dr. Bursick, always pleasant and considerate with suggestions to ease my fears, pain and problems.

June 08, 2017

did not explain surgery or how/if it could correct my pain walking or non-use of walker which was my goal.

May 31, 2017

I finally got some answers to what's going in with my legs and he's sending me for a NCS. He put me in medicine that helps me with the nerve pain. my legs and feet feel so much better! I want to thank Dr. Bursick and his awesome team he has! Very Very helpful and caring team! You guys are AWESOME!! I'd recommend Dr. Bursick to everyone!!

May 11, 2017

THE DOCTOR KNOWS WHAT TO CHECK & ADDRESSES ISSUES QUICKLY & TO THE POINT. I RESPECT HIM FOR THAT. A 69 YEAR OLD PATIENT.

May 11, 2017

Excellent care and service. I would highly recommend this doctor and staff.