Dr. Steven Gilman, MD

Dr. Steven Gilman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Steven Gilman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Erie, PA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

120 E 2nd St Ste 401

Erie, PA 16507

Contact Information

(814) 459-1013

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health
  • UPMC

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more than 98% of peers
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more than 96% of peers
Spine Disorders
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more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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19  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Steven Gilman, MD
Dr Gilman is an excellent surgeon. Very kind, compassionate and yes, I have referred friends to him.
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Erie, PA – May 06, 2017
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Dr. Gilman is a down to earth, caring and empathetic individual. I have lived with horrific pain caused from two herniated cervical disks and was referred to Dr. Gilman. I went to my first visit and I knew I could trust him with my surgery, and I was 100% correct. I had surgery on September 14th,...Read More
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Susan in Ashville, NY – Sep 18, 2016
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Dr. Gilman performed brain surgery on my dad, back surgery on my brother, and a carpal tunnel release on both of my hands. My family loves him! He is a down to earth doctor that truly cares about his patients.
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Laura M. in North East, PA – Jun 10, 2016
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Doctor and staff were very friendly and helpful. I had disc fusion surgery in neck and pain that was running down my arms is completely gone. I was playing golf 6 weeks after surgery.
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Susan R in Bradford, PA – May 18, 2016
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When I broke my back after decades of decline, Dr. Gilman treated me with respect and straight-talk. He answered every question I ever had, spoke frankly, performed my procedure with skill, and motivated me to begin my healing process with determination. He also worked with me for lifestyle...Read More
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Tim T in Erie, PA – Feb 08, 2016
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