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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 64

420 E North Ave Ste 302E
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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Dr. Burgess' Experience

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Dr. Burgess' Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Dr. Burgess Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Burgess Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
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Hospital Quality

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Allegheny General Hospital
320 E North Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212

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Allegheny General Hsptl Nrsgy
Pittsburgh Office
420 E North Ave Ste 302E
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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