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Neurosurgery | Male

2150 Pennsylvania Ave NW Ste 7-420 Washington DC 20037 Get Directions

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Dr. Anthony Caputy, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Washington, DC. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Caputy is affiliated with The George Washington University Hospital.

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Dr. Caputy's Reviews

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Dr. Caputy's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Reviews (4)
Washington, DC |
Zero bedside manner. Was very matter-of-fact about serious issues without taking the time to really explain them or make me trust him or feel comfortable. He disagreed with the MRI results, but said he couldn't be sure (introducing some serious issues into the conversation that weren't there previously). He seemed very aloof, bored, and unconcerned about my well-being or anxiety over what was happening. Will not be going back to him. The PA/resident that met with me first was much better.
in Silver Spring, MD |
My appointment was at 1:30. Dr. Caputy's administrator/nurse Anthony, took me into a waiting room immediately and took my blood pressure etc. He was great. About 25 minutes later doctor Caputy's PA, Thomas Korotka came in a gave me a full examination. He too was great. Then, over an hour later Dr. Caputy came into the room, examined me for a couple of minutes, asked me a few questions and left. I had 4 MRI discs that I am pretty sure he did not look at. He seemed completely disinterested.
in Gaithersburg, MD |
Dr. Anthony Caputy is a world class physician. He's one of the best Neurosurgeons in the United States.
in Washington, DC |
Terrible bedside manner, if he has one at all. Was very arrogant, spent a few of minutes in the room during the longest exam, explained nothing, and is all about money.
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  •  Specializes in Neurosurgery
  •  Board certified in Neurosurgery
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  • Neurosurgery

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Virginia / Main Campus

    Graduated in 1980

  • Internship Hospital
    University Nc

    Completed in 1981

  • Residency Hospital
    Georgetown University Hospital

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Performed

  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization