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Dr. Robert Friedlander, MD

Dr. Robert Friedlander, MD

Age 55 Neurosurgery M
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Dr. Robert Friedlander, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. Dr. Friedlander completed a residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. He currently practices at UPMC Presbyterian Neuro Sgy and is affiliated with Upmc Mercy. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Friedlander is board certified in Neurosurgery.


  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Residency Hospital — 1998
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Internship Hospital — 1992
  • Harvard Medical School, Medical School — 1991
  • 1987, Undergraduate School
  • Brandeis, Undergraduate School

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  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • UPMC
  • UPMC Health Plan

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  1. UPMC Presbyterian Neuro Sgy

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      UPMC Presbyterian Neuro Sgy
      200 Lothrop St Ste B400, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 Existing Patients: (412) 647-3685

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Dr Friedlander did a decompression brain surgery on my daughter for Arnold Chiari Malformation. He gave her a quality of life back. Highly recommend him!!!!!
Patty M. — Jan 18, 2020
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Dr. Friedlander frequently treats Chiari's Deformity, Chiari Malformation Type 1, and Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Upmc Mercy
  • UPMC Presbyterian