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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 39

1600 Medical Way Ste 140
Snellville, GA 30078
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Dr. Hartzfeld's Experience

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Dr. Hartzfeld's Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Dr. Hartzfeld Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cranial Neurological Surgery
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Conditions Dr. Hartzfeld Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
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Summa Barberton Hospital
155 5th St NE
Barberton, OH 44203
Medina Hospital
1000 E Washington St
Medina, OH 44256

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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Dekalb Medical Specialty Group
Dekalb Medical Specialty Group
1600 Medical Way Ste 140
Snellville, GA 30078
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    Dr. Hartzfeld's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Cranial Neurological Surgery
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
    • Surgical Procedures
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
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    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    University Of Toledo School Of Med
    Graduated in 2002

    Internship Hospital

    Henry Ford Health System
    Complete in 2003

    Residency Hospital

    Henry Ford Health System
    Complete in 2009
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hartzfeld & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Hartzfeld's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Medina Hospital

    • Summa Akron City Hospital

    • Summa Barberton Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.8
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    3.8 out of 5

    Dr. Hartzfeld's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Hartzfeld

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

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    Dekalb Medical Specialty Group
    1600 Medical Way Ste 140
    Snellville, GA 30078
    (770) 979-8080 (Office)
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