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J. Brad Bellotte, MD

Chief of Neurosurgery

Great Lakes Neurosurgery and Neurointervention

Areas of Interest

  • Neurotrauma and spinal trauma injuries
  • Herniated lumbar discs
  • Complex brain and spinal surgical procedures
  • Minimally invasive neurological surgery
  • Spinal fusion
J. Brad Bellotte, MD | UPMC Neurosurgeon


Dr. Brad Bellotte is the Chief of Neurosurgery at UPMC Hamot’s Great Lakes Neurosurgery and Neurointervention. He treats an array of symptoms and neurological disorders, and specializes in complex brain and spinal surgical procedures, herniated lumbar discs, and neurotrauma and spinal trauma injuries.

Dr. Bellotte received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine and completed his neurosurgery residency as chief resident and underwent fellowship training in cranial nerve disorders at Allegheny General Hospital. He is board-certified in neurological surgery.

Dr. Bellotte has been honored as one of America’s Top Doctors by a leading consumer group for his expertise at regional and national conferences. He serves actively on national committees devoted to improving health care and is internationally published.

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