Dr. Anthony Caputy, MD

Dr. Anthony Caputy, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Anthony Caputy, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University of Virginia / Main Campus in 1980 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2150 Pennsylvania Ave NW Ste 7-420

Washington, DC 20037

Contact Information

(202) 741-2750

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Caputy performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 83% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 68% of peers
Low Back Pain
normal
more than 53% of peers

Dr. Caputy's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • 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)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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15  Procedures

Background Check

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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

  • University of Virginia / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Nc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caputy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caputy's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caputy to family and friends
25 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (16)

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 Comments (4)

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...more
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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....more
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Dr. Anthony Caputy is a world class physician. He's one of the best Neurosurgeons in the United States.
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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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