Dr. Edward Richard Prostko MD Neurosurgeon
Dr. Edward Prostko is a neurosurgeon in Washington, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Allegheny General Hospital and Canonsburg General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 17 doctors at Allegheny General Hospital and one of 5 at Canonsburg General Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery
Education & Medical Training
Residency, General Surgery, 1975 - 1975
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1976 - 1980
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Class of 1974
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery
PA State Medical License
Active through 2012
WV State Medical License
Active through 2013
Publications & Presentations
Lateral hypothalamic area deep brain stimulation for refractory obesity: a pilot study with preliminary data on safety, body weight, and energy metabolism.
Whiting, D. M.,Tomycz, N. D.,Bailes, J.,de Jonge, L.,Lecoultre, V.,Wilent, B.,Alcindor, D.,Prostko, E. R.,Cheng, B. C.,Angle, C.,Cantella, D.,Whiting, B. B.,Mizes, J. S.,Finnis, K. W.,Ravussin, E.,Oh, M. Y.
January 2001: A 37 year old man with a history of Hodgkin''s disease.
Brown, H. G., Whiting, D. M., Prostko, E. R., Fox, K. R., Zhang, J.
The impact of magnetic resonance on the diagnostic evaluation of acute cervicothoracic spinal trauma.
Goldberg, A. L., Rothfus, W. E., Deeb, Z. L., Daffner, R. H., Lupetin, A. R., Wilberger, J. E., Prostko, E. R.
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380 W Chestnut St
Washington, PA 15301
Phone: (724) 228-1414
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