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About Dr. Basil Yates
Dr. Basil Yates, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Miami Springs, FL, with another office in Hialeah, FL. He has 63 years of experience. His specialties include Neurological Surgery. Dr. Yates is affiliated with Hialeah Hospital, Palmetto General Hospital and North Shore Medical Center. Dr. Yates has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Basil Yates has the following 1 specialty
- Neurological Surgery
A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.
Dr. Basil Yates has the following 12 expertise
- Brain Surgery
- Brain Tumor
- Neurosurgical Procedures
- Spinal Disorders
Dr. Basil Yates has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Basil Yates is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2014)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Yates is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Palmetto General Hospital
North Shore Medical Center
63 Years Experience
University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1950
University Of Texas Health System
Dr. Basil Yates accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana HMO
- Humana HMO Premier
- Humana HMO Select
- Humana National POS
- Humana Preferred PPO
- Multiplan PPO
UHC of the River Valley
- Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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