Dr. Eric Altschuler, MD

Dr. Eric Altschuler, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Eric Altschuler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Jefferson Hills, PA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Univ Of Az Coll Of Med in 1984 and specializes in neurosurgery.

575 Coal Valley Rd Ste 260

Jefferson Hills, PA 15025

Contact Information

(412) 267-6360

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Spondylosis
high
more than 88% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 86% of peers
Neuroplasty
high
more than 82% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • 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)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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18  Procedures

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

  • Univ Of Az Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Univ Hlth Ctrs Of Pgh
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Univ Hlth Ctrs Of Pgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Altschuler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Altschuler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Altschuler

3.9

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
57.142857142857146%
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4 Stars
14.285714285714286%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Altschuler is a wonderful surgeon. I highly recommend him to perform the C Mobi disk replacement surgery.
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