Dr. Wouter I. Schievink, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 50

8631 W 3rd St Suite 800E
Los Angeles, CA 90048
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Dr. Schievink:

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Dr. Schievink's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Schievink's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Schievink Performs

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

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • See all 23 conditions

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Cedars - Sinai Medical Center
8700 Beverly Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90048

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schievink

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Cedar Sinai Medical Center NSG
Cedar Sinai Medical Center NSG
8631 W 3rd St Suite 800E
Los Angeles, CA 90048
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    Dr. Schievink's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery, 2002
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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
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Stroke
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    Background Check for Dr. Schievink

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Universiteit Van Amsterdam, Faculteit Der Geneeskunde
    Graduated in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    Barrow Neur Institute
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Schievink & Staff

    • English
    • Dutch
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Schievink's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Cedars - Sinai Medical Center where Dr. Schievink has admitting privileges:

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    • Cedars - Sinai Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schievink

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schievink to family and friends

    32 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Schievink's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    32 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 31 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Schievink
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    33 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    33 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    33 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    33 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Schievink accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Cedar Sinai Medical Center NSG
    8631 W 3rd St Suite 800E
    Los Angeles, CA 90048
    (310) 423-7900 (Office)
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