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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 50

301 Hospital Dr # 803
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
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500 Upper Chesapeake Dr
Bel Air, MD 21014
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Westminster, MD 21157

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BALTIMORE WASHINGTON MEDICAL CENTER
Baltimore Washington Spine & Neuroscience Center
301 Hospital Dr # 803
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
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    Dr. Bethel's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery
    • Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Brain Surgery
    • Brain Tumor Surgery
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Degenerative Disc surgery
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hydrocephalus Surgery
    • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Neurosurgical Procedures
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Pump Implant
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spinal Tumor Surgery
    • Spine Surgery
    • Stereotactic Neurosurgery
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Adult Brain Tumor
    • Back Pain
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Tumor
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cervical Disc Degeneration
    • Cervical Herniated Disc
    • Cervical Radiculopathy
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Cervical Spondylitis
    • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Concussion
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Spine Diseases
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Radiculopathy
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
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    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    University Of MD
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    University Of MD
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    Johns Hopkins School Of Medicine
    Complete in 1995

    Undergraduate Schools

    Princeton-Umdnj
    Graduated in 1991
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bethel & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Bethel's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Baltimore Washington Medical Center

    • Carroll Hospital Center

    • Harford Memorial Hospital

    • University of Maryland Medical Center

    • Upper Chesapeake Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.1 out of 5

    Dr. Bethel's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    29 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    28 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    29 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    26 responses

    Experience with Dr. Bethel

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.1 out of 5

    30 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.1 out of 5

    30 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    30 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.9 out of 5

    30 responses

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    BALTIMORE WASHINGTON MEDICAL CENTER
    Baltimore Washington Spine & Neuroscience Center
    301 Hospital Dr # 803
    Glen Burnie, MD 21061
    (410) 553-8160 (Office)
    (410) 553-8159 (Fax)
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