Dr. Curtis E. Doberstein, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 51

593 Eddy St
Providence, RI 02903
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Dr. Doberstein's Experience

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Dr. Doberstein's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Doberstein Performs

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

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

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Miriam Hospital
164 Summit Avenue
Providence, RI 02906

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
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593 Eddy St
Providence, RI 02903
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    Dr. Doberstein's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery, 2000
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
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    Background Check for Dr. Doberstein

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.
    • 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

    McGill University / Faculty of Medicine

    Internship Hospital

    Cedar Sinai Med Center

    Residency Hospital

    UCLA Med Sch

    Fellowship Hospital

    UCLA School Of Med
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Doberstein & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Doberstein's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Miriam Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Doberstein

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Doberstein to family and friends

    58 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Doberstein's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    57 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    56 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    57 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 54 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Doberstein
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    57 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    56 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    57 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    57 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Neurosurgery Foundation
    593 Eddy St
    Providence, RI 02903
    (401) 793-9169 (Office)
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