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Dr. Edward Prostko, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.1 (13)
Map Pin Small Washington, PA
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Edward Prostko, MD

Dr. Edward Prostko, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Washington, PA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 44 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Loyola University Chicago School of Dentistry and is affiliated with Washington Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Prostko an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Prostko works at Allegheny Health Network in Washington, PA with other offices in Pittsburgh, PA. They are accepting new patients and accept Cigna and Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Prostko's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Agh Dept of Neurosurgery
    380 W Chestnut St Ste 101, Washington, PA 15301 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (724) 228-1414
  2. 2
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    320 E North Ave Ste 208, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (724) 228-1414

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  • Washington Hospital

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    About Dr. Edward Prostko, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 44 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1336134840
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Loyola University Chicago School of Dentistry
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Edward Prostko, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Prostko is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Prostko has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    13 patients have reviewed Dr. Prostko. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Prostko.

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