Dr. Adam Kanter, MD

Dr. Adam Kanter, MD

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Dr. Adam Kanter, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med in 2001 and specializes in neurosurgery.

200 Lothrop St Ste B400

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

(412) 647-3685

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kanter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Myelopathy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Kanter's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kanter does not have any board certifications listed.

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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12  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kanter has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kanter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kanter's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kanter to family and friends
25 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Kanter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Kanter performed tri-level cervical fusion on me last December. He explained the surgery thoroughly, especially as he had to go in from the back for the best results. I recovered well with minimal pain which extra strength Tylenol & Robaxin managed. A tip for prospective patients, do the PT...more
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An excellent surgeon. I am very happy with my results and I very happy with my choice. He preformed a lumber XLIF.
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I had cervical spinal surgery and he was a very excellent doctor. Answered all my questions and very nice person.
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