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Dr. Allen Joseph, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Joseph

Dr. Allen Joseph, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Baylor College Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in neurosurgery and pediatric neurosurgery.


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(225) 768-2050

Dr. Joseph accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana Health Benefit Plan of Louisiana
Louisiana Workers Compensation
MultiPlan
Peoples Health
PPO Plus
Triwest
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Verity Healthnet
WellCare

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Dr. Joseph's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hydrocephalus
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joseph treats Hydrocephalus more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Joseph treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joseph treats Brain Disorders more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Joseph treats this condition more than 58% of his peers

Spina Bifida
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joseph treats Spina Bifida more than 16% of his peers

Dr. Joseph treats this condition more than 16% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Spina Bifida
  • Pediatric Spina Bifida

Dr. Joseph's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Allen Joseph, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Baylor College Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in neurosurgery and pediatric neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1979
Hospital For Sick Children
Fellowship Hospital
1974
Baylor Affiliated Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1973
Ben Taub General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1972
Baylor College Of Medicine
Medical School
1968
Louisiana State University
Undergraduate School
1979
1974
1973
1972
1968

Awards

Dr. Joseph's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Joseph

3.3

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
50%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
12.5%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
37.5%
(3)

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Dr. Joseph has been my son's doctor since birth 25 yrs ago. He is an excellent doctor/surgeon. It is very difficult for parents when your child is born with a neurological condition and your child needs surgery. Dt. Joseph is very experienced and compassionate. To say that I have trusted him with...Read More
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