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Dr. Francis Ferraro, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.7 (59)
Map Pin Small Pittsburgh, PA
Accepting new patients
43 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Francis Ferraro, MD

Dr. Francis Ferraro, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 43 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine and is affiliated with Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Ferraro an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Ferraro works at Practice in Pittsburgh, PA. They are accepting new patients and accept Cigna 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. Ferraro's Office Locations

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    Gamma Imaging Center LLC
    107 Gamma Dr Ste 130, Pittsburgh, PA 15238 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (412) 968-5490

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  • Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 43 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1821096876
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    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • University of Maryland Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Tufts University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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