Dr. Brett Schlifka DO is a male Neurosurgeon, has 13 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine.
Dr. Brett Schlifka has 7 office locations.
Neurosurgery Hazleton
1 Beltway Commons
Hazleton, PA 18202

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Locations and availability (7)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(9)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Brett Schlifka is Excellent. Dr. Schlifka has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Schlifka graduated from Des Moines University.


Affiliations

Dr. Schlifka has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Geisinger Medical Center/Danville 
  • Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Schlifka accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Capital Blue Cross - 6 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania - 4 plans
  • Geisinger Health Plan - 5 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Brett Schlifka practice?
Dr. Brett Schlifka practices Neurological Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine near Hazleton, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Wilkes Barre, PA and Tacoma, WA.
See Hazleton Neurological Surgeons and Hazleton Surgeons.