Dr. Eric M Altschuler MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Eric Altschuler is a neurosurgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Monongahela Valley Hospital and UPMC Mercy. He received his medical degree from University of Arizona College of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Altschuler accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Monongahela Valley Hospital and one of 12 at UPMC Mercy who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1985

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1985 - 1991

University of Arizona College of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 20 years in Family Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Short interval spontaneous migration of an intracranial bullet fragment.
Kamenski, R.S., Emch, T.M., Dastur, K.J., Altschuler, E.M.

Isolated cerebral intraaxial varix.
Kelly, K. J., Rockwell, B. H., Raji, M. R., Altschuler, E. M., Martinez, A. J.

Intrathecal metastatic pituitary prolactinoma.
Rockwell, B. H., Pica, R., Raji, M. R., Dastur, K. J., Altschuler, E. M., Johnston, J. M.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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