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Russell M Cerejo, MD
Vascular Neurology
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Allegheny General Hospital (Primary)
320 E North Ave, Suite 208
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Fax (412) 359-3326
Forbes Hospital
2580 Haymaker Rd, Suite 106
Monroeville, PA 15146
Fax (412) 858-7769
Jefferson Hospital Medical Office Building
575 Coal Valley Rd, Suite 464
Jefferson Hills, PA 15025
Fax (412) 267-6361

Dr. Cerejo is an interventional neurologist with fellowship training in endovascular treatment of blood vessel disorders of the brain, neck, and spine. He specializes in diagnosis and treatment of ischemic stroke, TIA, and intracerebral hemorrhage. Specific conditions include intracranial aneurysm, arteriovenous malformation, carotid-cavernous fistula, epistaxis, carotid artery and vertebral artery dissections, carotid artery and intracranial stenosis or blockage, dural arteriovenous fistula, spinal cord malformations, transient ischemic attack (TIA), and vertebral artery stenosis and blockage.

His expertise includes acute stroke therapy, cerebral and spinal angiography, endovascular aneurysm treatment (coiling and flow-diversion), pre-operative tumor embolization, stenting, and vascular malformation embolization.

Dr. Cerejo completed his residency in neurology, followed by fellowships in vascular neurology and endovascular surgical neuroradiology at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.

Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with a subspecialty certificate in vascular neurology, Dr. Cerejo is co-director of endovascular services at the Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Cerebrovascular Center.

He is a member of American Heart Association, American Stroke Association, American Academy of Neurology, Association of Indian Neurologists in America, Society of Neurointerventional Surgery, and Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology.

Dr. Cerejo is a former blogger for Stroke, a journal of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

His current research focuses on mild acute ischemic stroke with large vessel occlusion.

Dr. Cerejo has medical privileges at Allegheny General Hospital.

Languages Spoken



Asymptomatic Carotid Occlusion
Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis
Basilar Stenosis
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Bleed
Carotid Artery Dissection
Carotid Stenosis
Carotid Stenting
Cerebellar Stroke
Cerebral Aneurysm
Cerebral Artery Stenosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Dural Arteriovenous Malformation
IVH (Intraventricular Hemorrhage)
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Ischemic Stroke
Lacunar Stroke
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Vertebral Artery Dissection
Vertebrobasilar Stenosis


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Recent Patient Comments

"Very professional and pleasant"

April 30, 2023

"Very happy I was seen by the provider. Listened, cared, and gave very good advice."

April 06, 2023

"Visit was productive and informative."

April 04, 2023

"Provider good. [...]"

March 31, 2023

"I followed up with question I had concerning ordered meds and had immediate response with the MYCHART app."

March 13, 2023

"Amazing doctor!! Great listener - compassion - educated me - referred me to a hematologist, even handed me a tissue box while I cried a river!!"

February 20, 2023

"Dr Cerejo is the best"

February 02, 2023

"Was very caring to my questions and followed up with quickly with results so I wouldn't worry any longer than I had to which showed compassion for people. He is a very caring doctor"

January 31, 2023

"Doctor Cerejo spent a lot of time with us to ensure we understood & to answer my many questions."

January 27, 2023

"Dr. Cerejo is a wonderful doctor. We are fortunate to have him in Pittsburgh."

January 18, 2023



Co-director Endovascular Services


Cleveland Clinic Foundation


Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Mumbai


Am Brd Psychiatry & Neurology, Psychiatry
Am Brd Psychiatry & Neurology, Vascular Neurology


Cleveland Clinic Foundation
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