Dr. Alexander Poisik, MD

Dr. Alexander Poisik, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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48 y/o
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Dr. Alexander Poisik, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Poisik's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Subdural Hemorrhage
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Poisik treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Poisik treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Poisik performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Poisik performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Poisik treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Poisik treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Poisik's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Back Pain
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Cranial Neurological Surgery
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Functional Neurosurgery
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Poisik is an established neurosurgeon in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. His areas of expertise include surgical treatment of neurological conditions and injuries. Dr. Poisik treats a wide variety of brain and spine conditions, including brain ...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Neurosurgery, The Emory Clinic/Emory University School of Medicine
Residency Hospital
The Emory Clinic/Emory University School of Medicine
Internship Hospital
Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
Medical School
2005
The Emory Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
1994
University of Miami
Undergraduate School
2005
1994

Awards

Dr. Poisik's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Poisik

4.4

Based on 39 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
15.384615384615385%
(6)

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Dr. Poisik's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Very professional and explain everything in good detail had a good experience with for my back surgery
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Doctor was on time; explained the condition I was experiencing and took the time for any questions I hadi
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Dr. Poisik is an excellent doctor. My experience with his surgery was perfect.
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Very professional, experienced, and knowledgeable
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Great doctor. He was very thorough explaining my procedure (double ACDF with fusion) & also took the time explaining it again to my family who came in before I was taken into the OR. I was released same day with no neck collar, pain is managable & neck area is a bit swollen which is expected. ...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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