Dr. Barry Kaplan, MD

Dr. Barry Kaplan, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Barry Kaplan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Ocala, FL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 1980 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.Read his story

123 Main St

Ocala, FL 34471

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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Carecentrix Health Plan
  • Cigna
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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. Kaplan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylolisthesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaplan treats Spondylolisthesis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kaplan treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaplan treats Spine Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kaplan treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaplan treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kaplan treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kaplan's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Lesion
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kyphoplasty
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Osteosarcoma
Parkinson's Disease
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Skull Fracture
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fracture              
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Instability
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vertebroplasty

About Me

Care Philosophy

Improving the quality of life, specializing in the treatment of diseases in the brain and spine.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University of Florida
    Residency Hospital
  • University of Florida
    Internship Hospital
  • 1980
    University of Florida
    Medical School
    1980
  • 1976
    University of Florida
    Undergraduate School
    1976

Awards

Dr. Kaplan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kaplan

4.6

Based on 102 reviews

5 Stars
88.23529411764706%
(90)
4 Stars
0.9803921568627451%
(1)
3 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(2)
2 Stars
0.9803921568627451%
(1)
1 Star
7.8431372549019605%
(8)

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Dr. Kaplan's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Kaplan is very personable And I think he is a very capable surgeon. I am still in the recovery stage and in quite a bit of pain. I see him , or the Dr who is replacing him, this Thursday. I hope they have some advice about the pain and how to control it. Would definitely recommend Dr Kaplan
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Dr. Kaplan is thorough and conservative with the treatments he suggests. I like that about him. He’s always been professional yet friendly when he explained my issues. I’m glad I was referred to him.
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Used Dr Kaplan about 4 years ago after seeing seeing a number of other health care providers. MRI's revealed considerable lower spine damage & surgery was the only recommended option. The whole process, from my initial contact with his office, thru surgery & follow-up was excellent. I'd...Read More
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I have been sick for over 2 years, unable to do anything and can’t drive. I have seen over 10 Neurologist, all of them were rude and talked down to me. They have no clue what’s wrong with me and just wanted to put me on Meds.. All 8 of the Meds gave me side effects and didn’t help me. Dr.kaplan was...Read More
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Would highly recommend.
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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Anthem
AvMed
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Choice
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Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
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