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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 2 awards.
Dr. Birknes has 9 hospital affiliations:
- Sentara Leigh Hospital
- Children's Hospital/King's Daughters
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
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- Additional Information
- Where does Dr. John K. Birknes practice?
Dr. John Birknes practices Pediatrics, Neurological Surgery, Neurology, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine, and Pediatric Surgery near Norfolk, VA.
See Norfolk Pediatricians, Norfolk Neurological Surgeons, Norfolk Neurologists, Norfolk Surgeons, and Norfolk Pediatric Surgeons.