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About Dr. Michael J Link

Dr. Michael J Link, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Rochester, MN. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Neurological Surgery. Dr. Link is affiliated with Essentia Health St Marys Medical Center, Mayo Clinic Hospital Methodist Campus and Essentia Health St Marys Hospital Detroit Lakes. Dr. Link has received 6 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

17 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael J Link is Excellent. Dr. Michael J Link has been rated by 17 patients. From those 17 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Michael J Link is 4.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Mayo Clinic

200 1st St SW
Rochester, MN 55905
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Specialties

Dr. Michael J Link 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

    18 Expertise

  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage (Bleeding In The Brain)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Glioblastoma
  • Cerebellar Cancer
  • Auditory Tumor (Acoustic Neuroma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Skull Base Cancer
  • Stroke
  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Brain Surgery
  • Laminectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer (Meningel Neoplasm)

Board Certifications

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  • Awards

    6 Awards

  • America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® For Cancer are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals as being the best in preventing, diagnosing, and treating cancer and its related ramifications. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2014, 2012, 2010)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2012, 2016, 2014, 2011, 2009, 2008)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Link is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    28 Years Experience

  • Mayo Medical School

    Graduated in 1990

  • University Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Michael J Link accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • HealthPartners - MN
    • HealthPartners MN CareChoices
    • HealthPartners MN CentraChoice
    • HealthPartners MN Distinctions II
    • HealthPartners Open Access
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • PHCS PPO
  • Preferred One
    • Preferred One PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO
  • WPS
    • WPS Group
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Locations & Directions

Mayo Clinic, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN
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