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L. Dade Lunsford, MD



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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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116 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 Medical School,
Pittsburgh, PA

Karolinska Institute, Sweden,

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June 15, 2016

Excellent service in MRI and office of Dr. Lunsford This survey is too long and you need a place for not applicable. I resent that your survey cannot be a shorter version.

June 15, 2016

very good Hospital

June 13, 2016

care was very good

May 25, 2016

No bad experiences.

May 23, 2016

Everybody is ALWAYS nice, caring, and helpful

May 23, 2016

Very happy with Dr. Lunsford and staff. Always on time, always friendly and courteous. Cannot say anything bad about them.

May 12, 2016

Dr. Lunsford is amazing! Brilliant doctors that also possess genuine compassion, care and concern are unique! His entire staff followed his lead. Kelly, Dana, Svetlana, and Devi made this experience, under the circumstances, a significant part of my healing process. I am eternally grateful to all of them!

May 11, 2016

Dr. Lunsford is a very good doctor, kind, talks so I can understand, listens to me, and has a sense of humor. His assistants are all really nice to.

May 09, 2016

Great experience

April 28, 2016

Danielle the receptionist was excellent and so helpful. Kelly was on point with scheduling and calling back. Nancy Bastine was the best nurse so helpful and kind. My daughter really liked her and she felt at ease with Nancy. What get bedside manners she has. Great Job.

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