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Sub Specialty:
Radiation Oncology
Cranial Base Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC St. Margaret
UPMC Shadyside
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Presbyterian
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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192 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian (UPMC Presbyterian - Gamma Knife)
200 Lothrop St.
Suite F-158
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-0953


Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery


MD, Columbia University Hospital, New York, NY

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

Karolinska Institute, Sweden,
Stockholm, Sweden

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January 23, 2017

I'm extremely happy Dr. Lunsford brought Gamma Knife to Pittsburgh; he and his staff have been great during the years since 2009 when I had my first Gamma Knife procedure and regular checks of the tumor's growth.

January 09, 2017

Dr. Lunsford is the best medical practitioner I have had in my 70 years. I am very pleased with the outcome from the Gamma Knife procedure that Dr. Lunsford and his team performed on my non-malignant brain tumor. The followup from my procedure has been very good during the 2 1/2 years following the procedure. The whole team from the Gamma Knife department is topnotch and which clearly reflects the professionalism of Dr. Lunsford's leadership.

January 09, 2017

Dr Lunsford and team have been wonderful

December 14, 2016

Dr. Lundsford and his staff were professional, caring and provided my parents and me with an update on my current tests and also answered all questions and concerns. We feel fortunate to be able to have continuing care provided by Dr. Lundsford and his team.

December 13, 2016

All positive

December 08, 2016

The Gamma Knife team is outstanding.

December 07, 2016

all staff at Dr Lundsford are always so compassiate of my health n my medical issues

November 23, 2016

Very professional, caring and efficient office.

November 22, 2016

Doctor and staff very effect and explained the procedure that I am having done

November 17, 2016

The best! I am so glad that I made this choice.