Dr. Andrew Ku, MD

Neuroradiology  |  
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Age 59
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Dr. Andrew Ku, MD
Dr. Andrew Ku, MD is a neuroradiology doctor who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Ku is affiliated with Sharon Regional Health System, Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Allegheny General Hospital and The Western Pennsylvania Hospital - Forbes Regional Campus.

320 E North Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Contact Information

(412) 359-3946

Dr. Andrew Ku, MD

Dr. Andrew Ku, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

We believe in a team approach and when appropriate, we have neurosurgeons, neuro-opthomologists, otolaryngologists, endocrinologists, neurologists, and orthopedic surgeons with whom we consult. We perform endovascular therapy for cerebral aneurysms, brain, spine, and dural malformations(AVMs), and many other conditions. We believe in patient education. We would be pleased to provide both primary and second opinions. A well informed patient and safely treated patient is our mission.
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Dr. Ku's Experience

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Dr. Ku's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neuroradiology
  • Board certified in Diagnostic Radiology and Neuroradiology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Neuroradiology
  • Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology
  • Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neuroradiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Stroke
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Anterior Spinal Artery Syndrome
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bilateral Stroke
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brainstem Strokes
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carotid Artery Occlusion
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Cavernous Fistula
  • Carotid Dissection
  • Cavernous Venous Malformation
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Epilepsy
  • False Aneurysm
  • Familial Venous Malformations
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertebral Artery Dissection
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Visceral Aneurysm

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Procedures

  • Aneurysm Embolization
  • Aneurysm Stenting
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Brain Aneurysm Embolization
  • Brain Aneurysm Repair
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolization
  • Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Embolization of Tumor
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Endovascular Stent Grafting
  • Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Mechanical Embolectomy
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stent-Assisted Carotid Angioplasty
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Tumor Ablation
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Vertebroplasty

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Harvard
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Presbyterian-University Of Pennsylvania Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Duke, Dumc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • New York University Medical Center-Trish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ku has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ku's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ku to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Ku's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Washington, PA |
He helped save my husband
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Dr. Ku accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Classic Blue
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Ku has admitting privileges

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Sharon Regional Health System
740 E State St
Sharon, PA 16146
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Western Pennsylvania Hospital
4800 Friendship Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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Allegheny General Hospital
320 E North Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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