Peter J. Jannetta Professor
Center for Skull Base Surgery
Areas of Interest
Dr. Gardner is the Peter J. Jannetta professor of neurological surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and director of the Center for Skull Base Surgery. He specializes in endoscopic endonasal skull base surgery, pituitary tumors, and vascular neurosurgery.
Dr. Gardner received his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, where he also completed his residency and a two-year fellowship focusing on endoscopic endonasal pituitary and open skull base surgical techniques. His research has focused on evaluating patient outcomes following these surgeries, as well as exploring molecular analysis in rare tumors.
Dr. Gardner is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, and North American Skull Base Society.