Dr. Daniel Muccio, MD

Dr. Daniel Muccio, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Daniel Muccio, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Erie, PA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in neurosurgery.

120 E 2nd St Ste 401

Erie, PA 16507

Contact Information

(814) 459-1013

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • UnitedHealthCare

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very high
more than 92% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Muccio "Physician with two decades of experience providing neurosurgical care to patients who is dedicated to improving medical quality in his roles as a clinician and a physician executive."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • 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
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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25  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Medical College Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Medical College Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Board Certified in Neurological Surgery, 1995
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, 1996
Media & Publications
  • Adult spinal motorneurons remain viable despite prolonged absence of functional synaptic contact with muscle. By Vanden Noven S, Muccio D, Turtz A, Wallace N, Pinter MJ., 1993
  • Axotomy-like changes in cat motorneuron electrical properties elicited by botulinum toxin depend on the complete elimination of neuromuscular transmission. By Pinter MJ, Vanden Noven S, Muccio D, Wallace N., 1991
  • Treatment Options to Reduce the Strain of Back Pain, 2008

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Daniel Muccio, MD
I had a severe back condition where a disc broke off between L3 and L4 which floated and lodged against by Siatic nerve and spinal cord. Dr Muccio was straight forth with the options and the effects of each option. Dr Muccio diagnosed and worked with the insurance company to expedite the surgery...Read More
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John Lytle in Erie, PA – Jun 13, 2018
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Dr. Muccio did my low back surgery in 2009. He was a great doctor. He is compassionate and skilled. If I ever have additional back issues, I will go back to him.
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Erie, PA – Jun 08, 2017
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He did attest job on my bac surgery. I highly recommend him.
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Donald C Coulson in Erie, PA – Mar 02, 2016
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He is always in a hurry after you wait 2hours to see him lucky to get 5 mins and he doesn't listen or care I don't think its all about MRI s and his opion and he leaves with out answering all your questions seen him every 3 months for a year save your time and money find someone else he is rude and...Read More
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Meadville, PA – Jan 03, 2016
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I love Dr Muccio. He is very friendly and genuinely cares about his patients. I highly recommend him
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Ginger Moore in Erie, Pa – Dec 29, 2015
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