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Specialty:

Neurosurgery

Sub Specialty:
Neurovascular Surgery
Cranial Base Surgery

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


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.6 Stars
244 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

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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July 25, 2017

Dr. Gardner is wonderful, as is his entire staff. In particular, Lois Burkhart, the nurse coordinator, went out of her way to make me comfortable, and even sat with me for quite some time while waiting for Escort to take me to the lobby since it was after 5 pm and the office staff were gone for the day.

July 25, 2017

Dr. Gardner is an outstanding Dr. I have the utmost confidence in his assessment of my medical condition.

July 11, 2017

Dr. Gardnere gave very clear answers of my question and further medical guidance, sincerely thanks for him and his team's great surgery skill and very kind attitude.

June 27, 2017

excellent... always

June 20, 2017

Great doctor. I will refer him to anyone that needs it.

June 06, 2017

I come to UPMC from Louisville, KY to see Dr Gardner and have my Neuro care at UPMC. Have never had anything but great experiences there. I have been an RN for 35 years and have worked in many hospitals across this country. UPMC is a great hospital and its staff is top notch. Everyone from housekeepers to Doctors have been wonderful.

June 06, 2017

GOOD EXPERIENCE

May 16, 2017

Dr. Gardner is by far the best provider that I have seen for my particular condition. I totally trust him with my care. He takes the time to explain your condition and the treatment options. He is kind, patient, and compassionate.

May 09, 2017

Waited 2.5 hours to see Dr, as we usually do in this office.

May 09, 2017

Just a long wait to see the Doctor as usual.