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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Eric Altschuler is Excellent. Dr. Altschuler has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Eric Altschuler, FACS, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Altschuler graduated from University of Arizona, Tucson. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Altschuler has 18 hospital affiliations:

  • Saint Clair Memorial Hospital 
  • UPMC South Side 

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Additional Information
Dr. Eric M Altschuler FACS and MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Eric M. Altschuler practice?
Dr. Eric Altschuler has 7 office locations.
Dr. Eric Altschuler practices Neurological Surgery near Pittsburgh, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Clairton, PA and Belle Vernon, PA.
See Pittsburgh Neurological Surgeons.