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About Dr. Kristen O Riley

Dr. Kristen O Riley, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Birmingham, AL, with another office in Birmingham, AL. She has 20 years of experience. Her specialties include Neurological Surgery. Dr. Riley has received 4 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

34 Ratings with 6 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kristen O Riley is Great. Dr. Kristen O Riley has been rated by 34 patients. From those 34 patients 6 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Kristen O Riley is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

University Alabama School Of Medicine

510 20th St S
Birmingham, AL 35233
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UAB (University of Alabama) Hospital

1802 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233
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Specialties

Dr. Kristen O Riley 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.

  • Expertise

    12 Expertise

  • Stroke
  • Glioblastoma
  • Cancer
  • Pituitary Diseases
  • Brain Tumor
  • Craniotomy
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Laminectomy
  • Epilepsy
  • Neurosurgery
  • Aneurysm
  • Brain Surgery

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Reviews

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Four Stars

Very thorough and understanding. Explained mri results and surgery to be performed. Answered questions and concerns. Very pleasant and easy to speak to. Would highly recommend her for any brain surgery or surgery that she performs.

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Five Stars

love this woman so much! she saved my life!!

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Five Stars

Super great doctor. Would highly recommend.

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Five Stars

I would recommend Dr. Riley to anyone who needs to be under a neurosurgeon's care. She exhibits excellent bedside manner, a genuine concern for patients. She explained every question I had to my understanding. I have great confidence in this doctor.

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Five Stars

I don't think that God could have assigned me to a better Doctor. Did my brain surgery and out in about 3 to 4 days with hardly any problems. Stayed in contact wih me and did not release me until she thought it was time. Very thourough.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2015, 2013, 2016)

    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 (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2012)

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2016)

    Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

  • Education

    20 Years Experience

  • University Of Alabama School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1998

  • University Of Alabama Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Kristen O Riley accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
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