Daniel Wecht, MD, Neurosurgery, Pittsburgh, PA, UPMC Presbyterian

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Neurosurgery Pittsburgh, PA

Brain & Spinal Tumor, Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery, Neurotrauma

UPMC Neurosurgery

Overview of Dr. Wecht

Dr. Daniel Wecht is a neurosurgeon in Pittsburgh, PA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Presbyterian, UPMC St. Margaret, UPMC McKeesport, Jefferson Hospital, Shadyside Campus, and James E. Van Zandt Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice 28 years. He is one of 55 doctors at UPMC Presbyterian and one of 3 doctors at Jefferson Hospital who specialize in Neurosurgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

Education & Training

  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Baylor College of MedicineResidency, Neurological Surgery, 1990 - 1995
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Baylor College of MedicineInternship, Transitional Year, 1989 - 1990
  • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
    Perelman School of Medicine at the University of PennsylvaniaClass of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 1999 - 2011
  • WV State Medical License
    WV State Medical License 1999 - 2011
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1998 - 2022
  • NM State Medical License
    NM State Medical License 1997 - 2022
  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 1995 - 1997
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top MD Consumers Checkbook
  • Fellow (FAANS) American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • Spine Surgeon Leader to Know: Dr. Daniel Wecht of UPMC
    Spine Surgeon Leader to Know: Dr. Daniel Wecht of UPMCDecember 23rd, 2019

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliations