Dr. William Musser, MD

Dr. William Musser, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. William Musser, MD is a neurology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1992 and specializes in neurology, neuromusculoskeletal medicine, and more.

5171 Liberty Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Contact Information

(412) 683-2414

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
more than 89% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 85% of peers
Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Musser'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Musser "Neurology entails the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerve, neuromuscular junction and muscle. It involves the taking of a detailed history, performing a detailed neurological exam, developing a list of possible diagnoses and then narrowing down that list so that a treatment can be discussed with a patient."

3  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Vascular Neurology

5  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

49  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Concussion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
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2  Procedures

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

  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Strong Mem Hsp University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Health Center Of Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Musser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Musser's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Musser to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Musser's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Musser squeezed me in at very short notice (1 day) as I was just visiting Pittsburgh. He was very pleasant and thorough. I was in and out of his office in 20 minutes (I think this must be a record). He diagnosed me with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and gave me an Rx for a wrist guard. After wearing...more
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