Dr. Eric M Altschuler, MD - Reviews

Neurological Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

About Dr. Eric M Altschuler MD

Dr. Eric M Altschuler, MD is a doctor primarily located in Pittsburgh, PA, with other offices in Jefferson Hills, PA and Jefferson Hills, PA. They have 35 years of experience. Their specialties include Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Altschuler has received 4 awards.


Dr. Eric M Altschuler has 3 locations

Get Directions Allegheny General Hospital Neurosurgery 1050 Bower Hill Rd Ste 201 Pittsburgh, PA 15243
Get Directions South Hills Pain And Rehabilitation Associates 575 Coal Valley Rd Ste 277 Jefferson Hills, PA 15025
Get Directions Allegheny Health Network Neurological Surgery 575 Coal Valley Rd Ste MOB260 Jefferson Hills, PA 15025


Dr. Eric M Altschuler has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Neurological Surgery
A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Eric M Altschuler has the following 11 expertise

  • Glioblastoma
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Laminectomy
  • Cancer
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Craniotomy
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Brain Surgery
  • Aneurysm


4 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2017, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors (1)

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.


35 Years Experience

University Of Arizona College Of Medicine

Graduated in 1984

University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center


Dr. Eric M Altschuler Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Eric M Altschuler

Dr. Altschuler graduated from the University of Arizona College of Medicine in 1984. Dr. Altschuler works in Pittsburgh, PA and 2 other locations and specializes in Neurological Surgery. Dr. Altschuler is affiliated with Monongahela Valley Hospital.

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