Dr. Barry Kaplan, MD

Dr. Barry Kaplan, MD

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63 y/o
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Dr. Barry Kaplan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Ocala, FL and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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

Spine Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Kaplan'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.

Dr. Kaplan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kaplan "Dr. Barry Kaplan, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Ocala, FL. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Kaplan is affiliated with Ocala Regional Medical Center, Munroe Regional Medical Center and Citrus Memorial Hospital."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kaplan "Improving the quality of life, specializing in the treatment of diseases in the brain and spine."

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

98  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Lesion
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fracture              
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaplan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaplan's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaplan to family and friends
95 total reviews (54 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (95)

  • 5
    (83)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Kaplan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (54)

DR Kaplan is extremely personable and provides detailed information about your condition with a full analysis of the procedures he would recommend to correct your problem. He and his entire staff are available to you when you need them.
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My experience with Dr. Kaplan's office was absolutely outstanding. The staff were extremely professional and accommodating. The office was as clean as any medical office I have ever visited. I wish I had seen Dr. Kaplan years ago.
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From the time I called to make the appointment to meeting with the staff and Dr Kaplin, the operation and follow up it has been 100% positive. Thank you Dr Kaplin!
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Dr. Kaplan is an outstanding Neurosurgeon. He was very patient with all my questions prior to my back surgery and his post-op care has been great. He is supported by an outstanding staff. Ashley, Julie, Jackie just to name a few. Everyone is very helpful and supportive and always promptly...more
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Very professional and courteous Doctor and staff. Dr Kaplan is very experienced in his field, and while talking with him this is apparent. He takes time to explain the problem and what he can do to try to fix same. Overall, great guy, great staff.
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