Adam Kanter, MD, Neurosurgery, Pittsburgh, PA, UPMC Presbyterian

AdamSKanterMD

Neurosurgery Pittsburgh, PA

Neurosurgical Spine Surgery

Assistant Professor, Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Overview of Dr. Kanter

Dr. Adam Kanter is a neurosurgeon in Pittsburgh, PA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Presbyterian, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, UPMC Passavant, UPMC St. Margaret, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, and Shadyside Campus. He received his medical degree from The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at The University of Vermont and has been in practice 16 years. Dr. Kanter accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 55 doctors at UPMC Presbyterian and one of 6 doctors at Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System who specialize in Neurosurgery.

Education & Training

  • UCSF
    UCSFFellowship, Spine Surgery, 2007 - 2007
  • University of Virginia
    University of VirginiaResidency, Neurological Surgery, 2002 - 2007
  • University of Virginia
    University of VirginiaInternship, Transitional Year, 2001 - 2002
  • The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at The University of Vermont
    The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at The University of VermontClass of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2007 - 2022
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2007 - 2023
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Award for Committment & Excellence in Service (ACES) UPMC, 2019

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • NuVasive Expands Advanced Materials Science™ Portfolio with Launch of Porous Titanium Spine Implant for Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
    NuVasive Expands Advanced Materials Science™ Portfolio with Launch of Porous Titanium Spine Implant for Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody FusionJune 26th, 2019
  • NuVasive Launches New Titanium Spine Implant — 3 Insights
    NuVasive Launches New Titanium Spine Implant — 3 InsightsJune 17th, 2019
  • NuVasive SpineTRACK Registry: 10,000 Patients and Counting!
    NuVasive SpineTRACK Registry: 10,000 Patients and Counting!June 15th, 2018

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    Cofinity PPO
    Great West PPO
    Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
    Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Please verify your coverage with the provider's office directly when scheduling an appointment