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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 54

1251 Hickory St
Melbourne, FL 32901
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Dr. Fulton's Experience

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Dr. Fulton's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Fulton Performs

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

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

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Holmes Regional Medical Center
1350 South Hickory Street
Melbourne, FL 32901

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fulton

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Health First Medical Group
Health First Medical Group
1251 Hickory St
Melbourne, FL 32901
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    Dr. Fulton's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    Background Check for Dr. Fulton

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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 Utah
    Graduated in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Oh State University Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fulton & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Fulton's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fulton

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fulton to family and friends

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    above
    national average

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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    30 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    30 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 28 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Fulton
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    31 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    31 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    31 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    31 responses
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    national average

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Health First Medical Group
    1251 Hickory St
    Melbourne, FL 32901
    (321) 434-3420 (Office)
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