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Specialty:

Neurosurgery

Sub Specialty:
Neurovascular Surgery
Cranial Base Surgery

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


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.5 Stars
347 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPMC Minimally Invasive EndoNeurosurgical Center
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-6778
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UPP - Department of Neurological Surgery
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, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

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




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June 04, 2019

I left my appointment feeling frustrated and irritated. I felt as though the doctor couldn't wait to get out of the room and just did not want to be bothered with me.

June 04, 2019

Wrong location of CT scan on order causes delay; 2 hour wait for 10 min scan causing me to be late to my appt with Dr Gardner and 2 hour wait in exam room with no one checking in or updating us on why such a long wait

June 04, 2019

Dr Gardner and staff were very nice and informative.

June 04, 2019

Dr Gardner did surgery on our daughter together with Dr Snyderman and Dr Tyler-Kabara. We could not have wished for a more competent or personal team of surgeons. They were simply amazing and we are very happy that we decided to come all the way from Europe for this surgery. Both before the surgery and after they were reassuring, competent, easy to understand and straightforward, and most importantly did an amazing job at the surgery.

June 04, 2019

Fantastic Doctors and staff!!!!! Truly the best ever !!!!

May 28, 2019

Long wait times

May 28, 2019

great care!

May 28, 2019

dr gardner is an excellent dr.

May 28, 2019

Dr. Gardner was pleasant to speak with. He answered all my questions and listened attentively to my questions. He spoke in clear terms and asked several times if I understood what he was saying. It was a video conference call and it was very convenient and saved me a 16 mile commute into Oakland.

May 21, 2019

we drove 3 hours to get to our appointment and got there 2 hours early just to be sure we were on time, only to have to sit and wait 4 extra hours on top of that because of everything being very late. we didn't get home until after 10:30 pm.