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Sub Specialty:
Cranial Base Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Bedford
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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158 Patient
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UPP - Department of Neurological Surgery
Hillman Cancer Center (Hillman Cancer Center)
5115 Centre Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 647-7614


Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery


MD, Yale University School Of Medicine, New Haven, CT

Yale New Haven Hospital,
New Haven, CT

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center,
New York, NY

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December 16, 2019

we respect Dr Amankular and know that he has concerns and empathy for illness that is so affecting our life. he is a great man

December 16, 2019

All was very good

December 02, 2019

We ran into the doctor in the cafe and he immediately said hello and during my appt he referred to personal events from February I wasn't just a number in his books

December 02, 2019

Dr Amankular went above and beyond during a very scary medical surgery for Mark. we trusted him and knew we were in the right hands! couldn't askfor any better.

November 11, 2019

Excellent experience from parking to registration, nurses, PA, and MD !

November 11, 2019

great doc and staff

November 04, 2019

I cant say enough good about Dr. "A" (for Awesome). Kind and caring. He focused on me and was not distracted. I am completely satisfied that he heard me and understands my condition. When I left I felt relief that I was in good hands and would soon be back to my old self. This doc is one in a million.

November 04, 2019

fantastic care

October 28, 2019

The only down side of the appointment was that it took much longer than I thought it would. It took 1 hour and 45 minutes from the time of my appointment until the time I was done. The dr was great and so where the nurse and PA.

October 07, 2019