Dr. Andrew M. Wensel, MD

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Dr. Andrew M. Wensel, MD

Neurosurgery | Male

Rochester Neurosurgery Partners 1445 Portland Ave Ste 306, Rochester, NY 14621 Get Directions
(585) 467-1643

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Patient-centered evidence-based care. I prefer to personally meet with my patients and discuss all surgical options that may be indicated...   Read More

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      3.9 based on 21 responses
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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      Dr. Wensel is a very caring Doctor. I and my husband were completely at ease with him. He did not hurry us and more than answered our questions. I would highly recommend him.
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      Specialties

      • Neurosurgery

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      • Neurosurgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Acoustic Neuroma
      • Acquired Brain Injuries
      • Adult Brain Tumor
      • Aneurysm
      • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
      • Back Disorders
      • Back Injuries
      • Back Sprain
      • Back Tumor
      • Basilar Skull Invagination
      • Benign Astrocytoma
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brachial Plexus Injuries
      • Brain Abscess
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Aneurysm
      • Brain Cancer
      • Brain Cysts, Adult
      • Brain Cysts, Pediatric
      • Brain Damage
      • Brain Disorders
      • Brain Hemorrhage
      • Brain Infarction
      • Brain Infection
      • Brain Lesion
      • Brain Tumor
      • Brainstem Disorders
      • Brainstem Glioma
      • Brainstem Lesions
      • Brainstem Neoplasm
      • Broken Neck
      • Cancer
      • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
      • Cerebral Hemorrhage
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Chiari's Deformity
      • Concussion
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Ear Disorders
      • Epilepsy
      • Fracture
      • Herniated Disc
      • Hydrocephalus
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Intractable Pain Syndromes
      • Low Back Pain
      • Lumbar Spine Fracture
      • Malignant Brain Tumor
      • Meningiomas
      • Myelopathy
      • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Pediatric Brain Tumor
      • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
      • Primary Basilar Impression
      • Pseudotumor Cerebri
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Skull Base Tumor
      • Spina Bifida
      • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
      • Spinal Cord Injury
      • Spinal Cord Tumor
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Stroke
      • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
      • Subdural Hemorrhage
      • Thoracic Spine Fracture
      • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
      • Thrombosis
      • Traumatic Brain Injury
      • Traumatic Spine Disease
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vertebral Column Tumors

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Acute Stroke Intervention
      • Aneurysm Clipping
      • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
      • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
      • Artificial Disc Replacement
      • Brain Surgery
      • Brain Tumor Surgery
      • Carotid Ultrasound
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
      • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
      • Cervical Disc Replacement
      • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Cervical Microdiscectomy
      • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
      • Cervical Spine Surgery
      • Complex Skull Base Surgery
      • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
      • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
      • Complex Spine Surgery
      • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
      • Craniotomy
      • Deep Brain Stimulation
      • Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
      • Deep Brain Stimulator Programming
      • Degenerative Disc surgery
      • Device Implantation and Extraction
      • Disc Arthroplasty
      • Disc Replacement
      • Disc Surgery
      • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
      • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
      • Failed Back Surgery Revision
      • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
      • Frameless Stereotactic Surgery
      • Herniated Disc Procedure
      • Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
      • Intracranial Surgery
      • Intraoperative Mapping
      • Intrathecal Drug Delivery System Insertion
      • Kyphoplasty
      • Kyphosis Surgery
      • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
      • Low Back Procedure
      • Lower Spine Surgery
      • Lumbar Laminectomy
      • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
      • Lumbar Spine Surgery
      • Microdiscectomy
      • Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
      • Microsurgical Procedure
      • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
      • Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
      • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
      • Minimally Invasive Surgery
      • Movement Disorder Surgery
      • Movement Disorder Surgery for Dystonia
      • Movement Disorder Surgery for Essential Tremor
      • Movement Disorder Surgery for Parkinson's Disease
      • Neck Pain Procedure
      • Neck Surgery
      • Nerve Biopsy
      • Nerve Reconstruction
      • Nerve Surgery
      • Neurological Testing
      • Neuromodulation
      • Neuroplasty
      • Neurostimulation
      • Neurosurgical Procedures
      • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
      • Novalis® Radiosurgery
      • Pallidotomy
      • Pediatric Neurosurgical Procedures
      • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
      • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
      • Skull Base Surgery
      • Spinal Cord Stimulation
      • Spinal Cord Surgery
      • Spinal Decompression
      • Spinal Fusion
      • Spinal Nerve Block
      • Spinal Pump Implant
      • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
      • Spinal Tumor Surgery
      • Spine Surgery
      • Stereotactic Neurosurgery
      • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
      • Trauma Neurosurgery

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for New York.

      • 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.

      Education

      • Medical School
        Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

        Graduated in 2001

      • Internship Hospital
        University Of Rochester Medical Center

        Completed in 2002

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Rochester Medical Center

        Completed in 2009

      • Undergraduate School
        Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

        Graduated in 1997

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • French
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      Dr. Wensel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Neurosurgery
      • Board certified in Neurosurgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Wensel's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Wensel

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      Dr. Wensel's Care Philosophy

      Patient-centered evidence-based care. I prefer to personally meet with my patients and discuss all surgical options that may be indicated and answer questions that undoubtedly arise.