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Specialty:

Neurosurgery

Sub Specialty:
Neurovascular Surgery
Cranial Base Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.6 Stars
253 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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May 09, 2017

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

April 11, 2017

Have confidence in my provider and had a good experience.

April 11, 2017

Paul Gardner, MD. saved my life. Very caring, gave choices, answers all questions. Hospital daily checks after my surgery. There also for my husband who had emergency brain cancer surgery, to understand it, options, assured us the MD already scheduled to do his surgery, in this practice also was fine for the job. He was. It went well. Thank you Paul Gardner, your awesome !!!

March 28, 2017

I wish all medical professionals were as concerned about the patients as Dr. Gardner is about his patients. I am thrilled to have Dr. Gardner as my doctor for this ailment. I would not trust any other Doctor to do what he did for me.

February 28, 2017

The provider was a bit behind on appointments but i trust him very much so waiting a little extra time to get the best care does not bother me.

February 28, 2017

I get frustrated with the time I have to wait in the waiting room. Two hours is not unusual.

February 28, 2017

Wait time is too long, waited two hours

February 28, 2017

Dr. Paul Gardner and staff are wonderful. Doing as much as they can for us.

February 21, 2017

Dr. Gardner has a wonderful way of communicating where you understand and feel mutually understood and reassured. The student/physician who also saw us was kind and extremely helpful. Overall, I left feeling more positive about my health situation which is invaluable.

February 14, 2017

excellent care is being provided by Doctor Gardner and his staff.