Neurosurgical Oncology Faculty

Ian Pollack, MD
Walter E. Dandy Professor of Neurological Surgery
Director of Pediatric Neurosurgical Oncology 
Director of UPCI Brain Tumor Porgram
Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
412-692-5881
ian.pollack@chp.edu 

Nduka Amankulor, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
Associate Director of Adult Neurosurgical Oncology
412-647-7614
amankulornm@upmc.edu

Peter C. Gerszten, MD, MPH
Peter E. Sheptak Professor of Neurologcal Surgery
412-647-1700 
gersztenpc@upmc.edu

L. Dade Lunsford, MD
Lars Leksell & Distinguished Professor of Neurological Surgery and Radiation Oncology 
Director, Center for Image-Guided Neurosurgery
412-647-6781
lunsfordld@upmc.edu

Ajay Niranjan, MD, MBA 
Professor of Neurological Surgery 
Director of Radiosurgery Research
412-647-9699
niranjana@upmc.edu

Robert M. Friedlander, MD
Chairman, Professor of Neurological Surgery
Endowed Chair of Neurological Surgery 
Head of 
Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery 
412-647-6358
brunidm@upmc.edu

Frank Lieberman, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology and Medical Oncology
Director, Adult Neurooncology Program
412-648-6507
liebermanf@upmc.edu

Jan Drappatz, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology and Medicine
Associate Director, Adult Neuro-Oncology Program
412-692-4724
drappatzj@upmc.edu