Dr. Maxim Hammer, MD

Dr. Maxim Hammer, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Maxim Hammer, MD is a neurology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Albany Med Coll in 1998 and specializes in neurology.

200 Lothrop St Ste C400

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

(412) 647-8080

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

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

Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cerebral Hemorrhage
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Hammer'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

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

61  Conditions Treated

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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

  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Cleveland Clinic Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hammer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hammer's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hammer to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hammer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Told me that there was nothing structurally wrong with when in fact I really needed major neurosurgery. Refused to order an MRI. Label me as “ all in my head” but neurosurgeon said that I within an inch of being dead or in a wheelchair. Didn’t diagnose several other issues that a neurologist should...more
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I was expecting so much more compassion from this doctor. I was not there for any other reason other than being terrified. He made me leave in tears. Didn't listen. Assumed. And made me feel like it was all in my head. I have moved on with someone else that found my diagnosis. Thanks for nothing.
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As far as his staff goes, I have no clue why people did not give them 5 solid stars. Maybe it's the fact that you can't please everyone. However, they are so wickedly efficient at their jobs. They do not make better teams than this. There is a reason the best neurologist in the country maybe...more
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