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Sub Specialty:
Cranial Base Surgery

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
134 Patient
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UPP - Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite B400
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-3685



MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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June 21, 2018

alert, articulate, friendly, appeared competent

June 21, 2018

felt very good after visit. felt was taken care of

June 21, 2018

mark rn extremely supportive

June 21, 2018

Great appointment! I was out of the office and headed home 10 minutes before my appointment time. This is not the first time this has happened to me. You can't ask for anything more than Dr. Monaco and his office personal do. It was GREAT!

May 31, 2018

Dr. Monaco has helped me in so many immeasurable ways. He has taken care of my Brain Meningioma and I have 100% confidence in his ability to help me fight this.

May 31, 2018

great care

May 24, 2018

Outstanding Dr. and staff

May 24, 2018

all Very good

May 10, 2018

Dr Monaco is compassionate and very caring.

April 26, 2018

this dr and his staff are fantastic. highly recommend them