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Doctor

Peter Carlos Gerszten, MD

SPECIALTY:

Neurosurgery

Sub Specialty:
Spinal Surgery
Spine Oncology
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

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


Language Spoken:
Spanish


4.6 Stars
119 Patient
Satisfaction Ratings
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

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

Residency:
University of Pittsburgh Medical School,
Pittsburgh, PA


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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.

May 27, 2015

excellent care by the doctor and staff

May 08, 2015

I am very pleased with the knowledge and care of my surgeon and his staff. They were always polite and friendly. I am grateful that I found them.

May 06, 2015

everyone was OUTSTANDING!!!

April 17, 2015

explained things extremely well

April 10, 2015

Was the most thorough visit to any specialist I've had in 10 years of having back pain and, the physicians assitistant was also fantastic and very thorough



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