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Dr. John Moossy, MD

3.4 (17)
Map Pin Small Pittsburgh, PA
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Overview of Dr. John Moossy, MD

Dr. John Moossy, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 44 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Tulane University of Louisiana and is affiliated with Penn Highlands Mon Valley, UPMC McKeesport, UPMC St. Margaret, Washington Hospital, Heritage Valley Beaver, UPMC Passavant-McCandless, Heritage Valley Sewickley, UPMC Northwest, UPMC East, Trinity Medical Center East, Uniontown Hospital, Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital, Excela Health Frick Hospital, Warren General Hospital, UPMC Horizon-Greenville, UPMC Jameson, Jefferson Hospital, UPMC Presbyterian, UPMC Altoona, Wheeling Hospital, ACMH Hospital, Butler Memorial Hospital, Carthage Area Hospital, Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber, Excela Health Latrobe Hospital, Meadville Medical Center, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, Penn Highlands Brookville, Penn Highlands Clearfield, Somerset Hospital, UPMC Cole, UPMC Hamot, UPMC Kane, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, UPMC Mercy and Weirton Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Moossy an average 3.4 star rating.

Dr. Moossy works at Practice in Pittsburgh, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Post-Laminectomy Syndrome, Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak) and Intervertebral Disc Disease along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Cigna and Humana 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. Moossy's Office Locations

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    Upmc Presbyterian
    200 Lothrop St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (412) 647-3685

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

Admitting hospitals are where the provider is credentialed to see patients, perform procedures, and send patients for continuous care.

  • Penn Highlands Mon Valley
  • UPMC McKeesport
  • UPMC St. Margaret
  • Washington Hospital
  • Heritage Valley Beaver
  • UPMC Passavant-McCandless
  • Heritage Valley Sewickley
  • UPMC Northwest
  • UPMC East
  • Trinity Medical Center East
  • Uniontown Hospital
  • Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital
  • Excela Health Frick Hospital
  • Warren General Hospital
  • UPMC Horizon-Greenville
  • UPMC Jameson
  • Jefferson Hospital
  • UPMC Presbyterian
  • UPMC Altoona
  • Wheeling Hospital
  • ACMH Hospital
  • Butler Memorial Hospital
  • Carthage Area Hospital
  • Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber
  • Excela Health Latrobe Hospital
  • Meadville Medical Center
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
  • Penn Highlands Brookville
  • Penn Highlands Clearfield
  • Somerset Hospital
  • UPMC Cole
  • UPMC Hamot
  • UPMC Kane
  • UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
  • UPMC Mercy
  • Weirton Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency


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Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Intervertebral Disc Disease

Treatment frequency

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Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Back Pain
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Degenerative Disc Disease
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Herniated Disc
Low Back Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Upper Back Pain
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Facet Blocks
Nerve Ablation
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Neurostimulator Implantation
Peripheral Nerve Block
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Acoustic Neuroma
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Abscess
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Dural Tear
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Lumbar Spine Fracture
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Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurogenic Bowel
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracolumbar Radiculopathy
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Herniated Disc Surgery
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
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    About Dr. John Moossy, MD

    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 44 years of experience
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    • English
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    • 1699740258
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. John Moossy, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Moossy is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Moossy has seen patients for Post-Laminectomy Syndrome, Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak) and Intervertebral Disc Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Moossy on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    17 patients have reviewed Dr. Moossy. The overall rating for this provider is 3.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Moossy.

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