Dr. Robert J. Schlegel Jr., MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 64

40 V Twin Dr Ste 205
Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Dr. Schlegel Jr.'s Experience

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Dr. Schlegel Jr.'s Specialties

Procedures Dr. Schlegel Jr. Performs

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

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

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WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital
147 Gettys Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325
WellSpan York Hospital
1001 South George Street
York, PA 17403

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Wellspan Neurosurgery
Wellspan Neurosurgery
40 V Twin Dr Ste 205
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Wellspan Health Specialties
Wellspan Health Specialties
40 V Twin Dr Ste 205
Gettysburg, PA 17325
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    Dr. Schlegel Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • 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
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
    2
    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • 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
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
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    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • 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 New Mexico / Main Campus
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Maryland Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Maryland Medical Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    Union Memlholsp
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Schlegel Jr. & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    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. Schlegel Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital

    • WellSpan York Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    10 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    10 responses
    below
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 9 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Schlegel Jr.
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    10 responses
    below
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    10 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Schlegel Jr. accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicare
    • United Healthcare
    • UPMC Health Plan
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    Office Locations

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    Wellspan Neurosurgery
    40 V Twin Dr Ste 205
    Gettysburg, PA 17325
    (717) 812-5400 (Office)
    B
    Wellspan Health Specialties
    40 V Twin Dr Ste 205
    Gettysburg, PA 17325
    (717) 339-2790 (Office)
    C
    Wellspan Neurosurgery
    228 Saint Charles Way Ste 300
    York, PA 17402
    (717) 812-5400 (Office)
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