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Quick Facts

  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Accepted Insurance

  • BCBS North Carolina
  • BCBS Blue Card

Doctors in Coastal Neurosurgical Associates And Spine Center Pa

View all physicians that belong to Coastal Neurosurgical Associates And Spine Center Pa.

Ratings & Comments

97 ratings with 21 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Coastal Neurosurgical Associates And Spine Center Pa when asked is excellent. Coastal Neurosurgical Associates And Spine Center Pa has been reviewed by 97 patients. The rating is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Coastal Neurosurgical Associates And Spine Center Pa as provided by patient reviews is 26 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Specialties

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.

  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Coastal Neurosurgical Associates And Spine Center Pa is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Wilmington, NC.

  • Coastal Rehabilitation Medicine Associates

    Group Practice

    Wilmington, NC

  • Wilmington Orthopaedic Group

    Group Practice

    Wilmington, NC

  • Coastal Cardiology Assoc

    Group Practice

    Wilmington, NC

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.