Dr. Joseph Furman, MD

Dr. Joseph Furman, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Furman, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

203 Lothrop St Ste 500

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

(412) 647-2100

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Furman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 96% of peers
Concussion
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Furman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
28

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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 Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Boston Va Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Furman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Furman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Furman to family and friends
3.4
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Furman's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Carnegie, PA |
Brilliant, comprehensive testing on hearing and balance and a very professional doctor who will take the time to address any questions you have while in the office with him. The staff is incredibly nice and the rest of the staff who do the actual testing are very nice, comforting, and explain...more
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Morgantown, WV |
I highly recommend Dr. Furman. He helped me when no one else could. I think he is knowledgeable and helpful.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Furman accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Furman has admitting privileges

Upmc Mercy
1400 Locust St
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
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UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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