Dr. Chaim B. Colen, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male

21444 Harper Ave
St Clr Shores, MI 48080
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Dr. Colen's Experience

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Dr. Colen's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Colen Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Colen Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

McLaren - Northern Michigan
416 Connable Avenue
Petoskey, MI 49770
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Heart Institute
1700 South 23rd Street
Fort Pierce, FL 34950

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Grosse Pointe Neurosurgery
Grosse Pointe Neurosurgery
21444 Harper Ave
St Clr Shores, MI 48080
Petoskey Neurosurgery
Petoskey Neurosurgery
560 W Mitchell St Suite 360
Petoskey, MI 49770
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    Dr. Colen's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Colen's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
    • Disc Replacement
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
    • Stereotaxis
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
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    Background Check for Dr. Colen

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Pr Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 2002

    Internship Hospital

    Wayne State University / Detroit Medical Center
    Complete in 2003

    Residency Hospital

    Wayne State University / Detroit Medical Center

    Undergraduate Schools

    Interamerican University Of Puerto Rico
    Graduated in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Colen & Staff

    • English
    • German
    • Hebrew
    • Spanish
    • Yiddish
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    Dr. Colen's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Colen has admitting privileges:

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    • Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Heart Institute

    • McLaren - Northern Michigan

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Colen

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Colen to family and friends

    17 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Colen's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 15 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Colen
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    17 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Colen accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Grosse Pointe Neurosurgery
    21444 Harper Ave
    St Clr Shores, MI 48080
    (586) 298-6555 (Office)
    (586) 298-6555 (Fax)
    B
    Petoskey Neurosurgery
    560 W Mitchell St Suite 360
    Petoskey, MI 49770
    (231) 487-3182 (Office)
    C
    NEUROGLOBAL
    555 Heritage Dr Suite SUITE 121
    Jupiter, FL 33458
    (646) 379-0454 (Office)
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