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Dr. John K Birknes MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 9 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery and Pediatrics.
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Dr. John Birknes has 2 office locations.
Children's Surgical Specialty Group - Neurosurgery
601 Childrens Ln
Suite 5A
Norfolk, VA 23507

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  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
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Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Neurosurgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Birknes graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 1 awards.

Phillip R. Ripeppi Prize in Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Department of Surgery


Dr. Birknes has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Sentara Norfolk Genl Hosp 
  • Sentara Careplex Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Aetna - 2 plans
  • Sentara Health Plans - 1 plan
  • United Healthcare - 19 plans
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Cigna - 4 plans


  • Spanish

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Where does Dr. John K. Birknes practice?
Dr. John Birknes practices Neurological Surgery and Pediatrics near Norfolk, VA.
See Norfolk Surgeons and Norfolk Pediatricians.