Dr. John William Bookwalter MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 34 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine.
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Dr. John Bookwalter has 3 office locations.
Department of Neurological Surgery
5000 McKnight Rd
Ste 202
Pittsburgh, PA 15237

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Bookwalter is Good. Dr. Bookwalter has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.8
  • Currently 2.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.7
  • Currently 2.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.6
  • Currently 2.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 1.9
  • Currently 1.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Bookwalter, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Bookwalter graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Maywood.


Dr. Bookwalter has 22 hospital affiliations:

  • Allegheny General Hospital 
  • Upmc St Margaret 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Bookwalter accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 15 plans
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 15 plans
  • Unicare - 13 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 4 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. John W. Bookwalter practice?
Dr. John Bookwalter practices Neurological Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine near Pittsburgh, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Monroeville, PA.
See Pittsburgh Neurological Surgeons and Pittsburgh Surgeons.