Benjamin M. Zussman, MD

PGY-5 Resident

Benjamin Zussman




The son of a physician, Benjamin Zussman, MD, was exposed to the field of medicine from an early age and scrubbed for his first neurosurgical operation at age 15. He studied public health, epidemiology, and social policy at Haverford College; biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania, and medicine at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Zussman served as a 2015-16 socioeconomic fellow of the Council of State Neurosurgical Societies, and he is an enfolded neuroendovascular surgery fellow at UPMC. His clinical interests include vascular neurosurgery and spine surgery.

Dr. Zussman’s publications can be reviewed through the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed database.

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