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Dr. George E Vates MD and PHD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 13 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Dr. George Vates has 3 office locations.
Strong
University of Rochester Medical Center, N.Y.
601 Elmwood Ave
Rochester, NY 14642

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(18)
Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Vates is Good. Dr. Vates has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.1
  • Currently 3.0833333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.9
  • Currently 2.8888888888889 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. George Vates, MD, PHD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Brain Arteriovenous Malformation (Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations)
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Endarterectomy
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Stroke
  • Vascular Malformations

Education & Awards

Dr. Vates graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 6 awards.

Awards  
American Association of Neurological Surgeons 2006
Neurosurgery Research and Education Foundation Fellowship
Anspach Award for Original Research in Cerebral Ischemia and Protection 2007
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Reviewer for St. Michael's Hospital Animal Care Committee
AANS Leadership Scholarship for Young Neurosurgeons

Affiliations

Dr. Vates has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Highland Hospital 
  • Strong Memorial Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • HealthNow New York - 7 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 8 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Univera Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Independent Health - 15 plans
  • Fidelis Care - 2 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 2 plans

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Where does Dr. George E. Vates practice?
Dr. George Vates practices Neurological Surgery near Rochester, NY.
See Rochester Surgeons.