Jeffrey Bost, PA-C

Clinic Instructor

Jeff Bost




Jeffrey Bost, PA-C, graduated with a BS in 1983 from Allegheny College and attended Community College of Allegheny County for his physician assistant degree.

After working with a cardiology practice from 1985 to 1987 he joined Joseph Maroon, MD, and his Tri-State Neurosurgical Associates group at Allegheny General Hospital in June of 1987. In 1999, he and Tri-State moved to UPMC.

He is a clinical instructor in the Department of Neurosurgery. He has 65 invited lectures, 55 national posters, 29 coordinated research projects, five workshops presentations, 35 refereed articles and 24 book chapters. He also co-wrote three books. Bost is also clinical assistant professor for Chatham College.

He is currently the webmaster for

Board Certifications

National Certification issued by NACCPA
Medical Assistant License, State of Pennsylvania
Medical Assistant License, State of Ohio

Hospital Privileges

UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

Professional Organization Membership

American Academy of Physician Assistants
American Association of Neurological Surgeons 

Education & Training

BS, Allegheny College, 1983
PA, Community College of Allegheny County, 1985

Selected Publications

Maroon JC, Seyfried TN, Donohue JP, Bost J. The role of metabolic therapy in treating glioblastoma multiforme. Surg Neurol Int 6:61, 2015.

Tempel ZJ, Bost JW, Norwig JA, Maroon JC. Significance of T2 Hyperintensity on Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Following Cervical Cord Injury and Return to Play in Professional Athletes. Neurosurgery 0:1–8, 2015.

Maroon JC, Winkelman R, Bost JW, Amos AS, Mathyssek CM, Miele V,  Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy in Contact Sports: A Systematic Review of All Reported Pathological Cases. PLOS ONE  February 11, 2015.

Maroon JC, Mathyssek CM, Bost JW. Vitamin D Profile in National Football League Players, Am J Sports Med published online February 3, 2015.

Maroon JC, Bost JW, Petraglia AL. Outcomes After Anterior Cervical Discectomy andFusion in Professional Athletes. Neurosurgery 0:1–10, 2013.

Maroon JC, Bost JW, Amos AS, Zuccoli G. Restricted Calorie Ketogenic Diet for the Treatment of Glioblastoma Multiforme. J Child Neurol, Special Issue, May 13 2013.

Maroon JC, Bost JW, LePere DB, Bost SM, Williams L, Amos AS. Clinical Evaluation of TruFUSE® Lumbar Facet Fusion System. Surgical Science 4, 166-175, 2013.

Maroon JC, Lepere DB, Blaylock RL, Bost JW. Postconcussion syndrome: a review of pathophysiology and potential nonpharmacological approaches to treatment. Phys Sportsmed 40(4):73-87, 2012.

A complete list of Jeff Bost's publications can be reviewed through the National Library of Medicine's publication database.

Media Appearances

Brain health emphasized at Beaver Meadows care facility
November 7, 2016
Beaver County Times

St. Barnabas, neurosurgeon team to battle dementia
January 28, 2015
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Maroon partners with St. Barnabas
January 20, 2015
Pittsburgh Business Times