Dr. Daniel Muccio, MD

Dr. Daniel Muccio, MD

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Age 59
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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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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Muccio's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muccio treats Spine Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Muccio treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muccio treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Muccio treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muccio treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Muccio treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Muccio's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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 Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Surgery
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kyphoplasty
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

  • 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

Dr. Muccio's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Muccio

4.8

Based on 17 reviews

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  • Staff friendliness
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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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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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He did attest job on my bac surgery. I highly recommend him.
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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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I love Dr Muccio. He is very friendly and genuinely cares about his patients. I highly recommend him
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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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