Paul A. Gardner, MD

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
Executive Vice Chairman, Surgical Services
Co-Director, Center for Skull Base Surgery


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Contact

412-647-2827

Biography

Paul A. Gardner, MD, joined the faculty at the University of Pittsburgh Department of Neurological Surgery in 2008 after completing his residency and fellowship training at the University of Pittsburgh. He completed his undergraduate studies at Florida State University, majoring in biochemistry, and received his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

Dr. Gardner completed a two-year fellowship in endoscopic endonasal pituitary and endoscopic and open skull base surgery. His research has focused on evaluating patient outcomes following these surgeries and more recently on molecular phenotyping of rare tumors. In April of 2008, Dr. Gardner was named co-director of the Center for Minimally Invasive Cranial Base Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

Dr. Gardner's publications can be reviewed through the National Library of Medicine's publication database.

Hospital Privileges

Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Shadyside
Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Professional Organization Membership

American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
North American Skull Base Society
Pennsylvania Neurological Society
Pituitary Network Association

Media Appearances

Pioneering Surgery Saves 5-Year-Old's Life
December 16, 2009
KDKA-TV Evening News

Rare surgery to restore Jain Acharya's eyesight
March 6, 2009
IndiaPost.com

A million well-wishers, 15 doctors point guru to Pittsburgh
February 12, 2009
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review