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Peter Carlos Gerszten, MD



Sub Specialty:
Spinal Surgery
Spine Oncology
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Presbyterian

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136 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite A-402
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-3685


Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery


MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
MPH, University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA
MPH, University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh Medical School,
Pittsburgh, PA


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September 18, 2015

Excellent support staff and provider!

September 16, 2015

Both Dr. Gerszten and his fellow were both thorough and compassionate. His nurse as well as his assistant were extremely helpful on the phone and patient with my concerns.

September 09, 2015

I think Dr. Gerszten is a wonderful man in every respect--caring, attentive, skilled and kind. He is head and shoulders above any other surgeon with whom I have had interaction--both professionally and personally.

September 04, 2015

The entire staff and the physician were very nice ,professional and comforting. I felt very comfortable with the physicians plan of care and will continue with this practice for my care.

September 02, 2015

great doctor, great team

August 07, 2015

Dr. Gerzsten and PA Erin are always wonderful to me. They listen and provide responses that make sense to me and address all my concerns. I leave them feeling I have answers to all my questions and with the comfort that I am under attentive care. I called the MD's nurse, Stacy, to inform her of a car crash I was involved in last wk (car was totaled by a truck claiming brake failure while sitting in my parked car with my son). She was very attentive and scheduled me an "emergency" appointment with the MD only days later. Dr. Gerzsten, Erin, and Stacy were all very helpful during a physically and emotionally stressful time for me. Thanks to all for such great/reliable care.

July 30, 2015

this dr is new to me but they are wonderful!!!

June 24, 2015

The best medical treatment experience I have ever had in my life.

June 24, 2015

I have only praise for this provider.

June 03, 2015

was very knowledgeable and professional. explained diagnosis and treatment plan to my understanding.

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