Nduka Amankulor, MD, Neurosurgery, Pittsburgh, PA, UPMC Presbyterian


Neurosurgery Pittsburgh, PA

Brain & Spinal Tumor, Neurosurgical Spine Surgery

Associate Director of Neurosurgical Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Overview of Dr. Amankulor

Dr. Nduka Amankulor is a neurosurgeon in Pittsburgh, PA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Presbyterian, UPMC Mercy, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, UPMC Passavant, UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside - Shadyside, and James E. Van Zandt Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice 13 years. He is one of 21 doctors at UPMC Mercy and one of 13 doctors at UPMC Passavant who specialize in Neurosurgery.

Education & Training

  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Yale-New Haven HospitalRESIDENCY
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Yale-New Haven HospitalINTERNSHIP
  • Yale University School of Medicine
    Yale University School of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2012 - 2020
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License Active through 2013
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Authored Content

  • Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Benign Spine Tumors: Is Dose De-Escalation Appropriate? RelatedMay 2018

Press Mentions

  • Single Gene Alters the Course of Brain Cancer
    Single Gene Alters the Course of Brain CancerMay 23, 2017

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations