Dr. Maxim D. Hammer, MD

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Specializes in Vascular Neurology • Male • Age 45

200 Lothrop St Suite C400
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Dr. Hammer's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Upmc Mercy
1400 Locust Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hammer

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University Pittsburgh Phys NEU
University Pittsburgh Phys NEU
1350 Locust St Suite 105
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
UPMC Stroke Institute
UPMC Stroke Institute
200 Lothrop St Suite C400
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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    Dr. Hammer's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Vascular Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology, 2003
    • Vascular Neurology, 2005
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    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
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    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Concussion
    • Convulsions
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Headache
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Meningiomas
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Nystagmus
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
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    • Sleep Apnea
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vasculitis
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Hammer

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Albany Medical College
    Graduated in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic Fndn
    Washington Hospital Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hammer & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Hammer's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Hammer has admitting privileges:

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    • Upmc Mercy

    • UPMC Presbyterian

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hammer

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hammer to family and friends

    7 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Hammer's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    7 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 7 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Hammer
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    7 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Hammer accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    University Pittsburgh Phys NEU
    1350 Locust St Suite 105
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    (412) 232-8840 (Office)
    B
    UPMC Stroke Institute
    200 Lothrop St Suite C400
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    (412) 647-8080 (Office)
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