Dr. Paul Gardner, MD

Dr. Paul Gardner, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Paul Gardner, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus in 2001 and specializes in neurosurgery.

200 Lothrop St Ste B400

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

(412) 647-3685

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Gateway Health Plan
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Subdural Hemorrhage
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more than 98% of peers
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more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gardner "As a neurosurgeon, I seek to provide patients with the best possible relief from their condition with the least amount of discomfort using the least invasive corridor possible. This is done through teamwork with other specialties and using technologies such as endoscopy to provide novel approaches."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

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  • Florida State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Upmc Presby U Pittsburgh
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Upmc-Presbyterian
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Upmc-Presbyterian
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Paul Gardner, MD
Gardner is the best of the best. Worth the wait. Respected by his peers. I have had multiple surgeries due to aneurysms in my brain. Trust him to get the best job done. Every time!
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Crazynana in Latrobe , PA – Sep 01, 2018
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Dr Gardner performed, with Dr Andrew McCall, a left middle fossa craniectomy to stop the C SF leaks from my brain to my middle ear and mastoid. He is an excellent surgeon and person. He has never been arrogant but he is confident and a very nice, kind man. I hope I don't need future surgery but...Read More
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Mary Walker in Pittsburgh – Dec 16, 2017
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I have been a patient of Dr. Gardner for 8 years now. I would highly recommend him. I just recently had EEA surgery for a rathsky cyst. I am on the road to recovery.
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kathy in lilly, pa – Oct 26, 2016
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