Dr. Daniel Muccio, MD

Dr. Daniel Muccio, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Daniel Muccio, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Erie, PA. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Muccio is affiliated with Saint Vincent Health Center.

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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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Spine
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."
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • 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
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Surgery
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • 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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Dr. Muccio's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Muccio to family and friends
4.7
based on 15 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Muccio'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 (4)
Erie, PA |
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.
in Erie, PA |
He did attest job on my bac surgery. I highly recommend him.
Meadville, PA |
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 uncaring insensitive
in Erie, Pa |
I love Dr Muccio. He is very friendly and genuinely cares about his patients. I highly recommend him
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Dr. Muccio accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Muccio has admitting privileges

Saint Vincent Health Center
232 West 25th Street
Erie, PA 16544
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