Dr. Benjamin Rubin, MD

Dr. Benjamin Rubin, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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38 y/o
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Dr. Benjamin Rubin, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Englewood, CO and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and minimally invasive neurological spine surgery.Read his story

Colorado Brain & Spine Institute, LLC

499 E Hampden Ave Ste 220

Englewood, CO 80113
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 91% of peers
Spondylosis
high
more than 87% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 85% of peers

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Dr. Rubin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rubin "Dr. Rubin was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. His interest in neuroscience and neurosurgery began in college while attending the University of Colorado at Boulder. While there, he majored in Psychology and minored in Biochemistry. He then earned his medical degree from the Chicago Medical School and completed trauma rotations in Chicago and the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota. After medical school he completed a rigorous and outstanding residency program at NYU Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital in New York, NY.Dr. Rubin's philosophy for treating neurosurgical diseases and illnesses is a patient centered approach. It is important to recognize that every patient is as unique as his or her own fingerprint. Each person deserves a well-crafted and personalized plan of treatment that is centered on their specific needs and goals of care. He believes that listening to the patient and their loved ones is the most important thing he can do to learn about them and their life perspective. By understanding what is important to a patient, it becomes easier to develop and implement the optimal strategy for treatment. Whenever possible, that strategy begins with conservative options first and he relies on invasive surgical techniques only when absolutely necessary. When away from work, Dr. Rubin enjoys spending time with his wife and son and experiencing all the great adventures that Colorado has to offer."
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2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Rubin does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rubin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rubin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rubin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rubin

4.5

Based on 17 reviews

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I recently had a baclofen pump put in to help manage my spasms in legs, stomach and back. It was the best decision because it has been life changing for me. I no longer struggle with simple daily tasks because of spasms and have way more energy throughout my day. The surgery went great and I felt...Read More
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Anna in Denver – Sep 21, 2018
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Dr Rubin is an amazing neurosurgeon! He is outstanding in his office and at the hospital. He is down to earth and very friendly. He did surgery on my son, to have a flap replaced, he looks and feels great! His PA Erin Erichson is a breath of fresh air. She's very friendly and has a great...Read More
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The Holcomb Family in Brighton, CO – Jun 21, 2018
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He is very unprofessional attitude towards his patients. He nursing staff is the same. He ordered images of my husband's neck and back, he did not double check to make sure the order went through and when we had the appointment all they could do is give is one excuse after another why they didn't...Read More
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Frankie Herrell in Waldenburg, Co – Apr 05, 2018
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Dr.Rubin replaced my c6-c7 disc. Very professional, very knowledgeable, minimal scar. Problem solved. Highly recommend. Thank you Dr. Rubin!
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Matthew E Burns in Littleton Colorado – Feb 27, 2018
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Dr. Rubin was very good about explaining everything that he was going to do and why. He took his time and never seemed rushed or condescending.
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Feb 07, 2018
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