Dr. Peter Carlos Gerszten MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Peter Gerszten is a neurosurgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. He is one of 9 doctors at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and one of 25 at UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside 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, 1992–1993

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1993–1999

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Spinal cord tumors
Gerszten PC, Schiff D, Welch WC

The history of military cranioplasty.
Bonfield, C. M.,Kumar, A. R.,Gerszten, P. C.

'Progressive-Onset' versus Injury-Associated Discogenic Low Back Pain: Features of Disc Internal Derangement in Patients Studied with Provocation Lumbar Discography.
Bartynski, W. S.,Dejohn, L. M.,Rothfus, W. E.,Gerszten, P. C.

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