Dr. Brent Greenwald, MD

Dr. Brent Greenwald, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Brent Greenwald, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Idaho Falls, ID and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville Medical School, Louisville, Ky in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

3155 Channing Way Ste B

Idaho Falls, ID 83404

Contact Information

(208) 535-4800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PacificSource
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Idaho
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. Greenwald's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Greenwald treats Herniated Disc more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Greenwald treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Greenwald treats Myelopathy more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Greenwald treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Greenwald treats Thoracic Spine Myelopathy more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Greenwald treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Greenwald's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Greenwald will take the extra time to completely familiarize himself with his patients medical needs and discuss treatment options that will help the patient feel better and enjoy a more productive life.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1995
    Spinal Surgery Fellowship Hallett Mathews, M.D., Health South Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1995
    Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1995
  • 1990
    Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA
    Internship Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    University Of Louisville Medical School, Louisville, Ky
    Medical School
    1989
  • 1984
    The College Of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Va
    Undergraduate School
    1984

Awards

Dr. Greenwald's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Greenwald

3.9

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
68.18181818181819%
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4 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
1 Star
22.727272727272727%
(5)

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I suffered from a pinched nerve in my lower back. I had severe psiatic pain in my left leg and also suffered pain in my leg and feet. After a year of trying physical therapy, spinal shots, pain medication, I could find no relief. Dr Greenwald gave me the option of surgery with no guarantee. Now 6...Read More
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I was referred to Dr. Greenwald after a back injury at work. He fully explained what was going on with my spine, including pre-existing pathology and how the work injury had exacerbated things to cause my symptoms. He took the time to answer all my questions in language that I could understand. ...Read More
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Dr. Greenwald assisted me with lumbar problems and I couldn't be happier with the help and relief he provided me. Dr. Greenwald, his staff, and those who cared for me at Idaho Doctor's Hospital were all attentive, caring, respectful, and very responsive. I must admit, not knowing anything about...Read More
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Dr. Greenwald is EXTREMELY competent as both a Clinician and Surgeon. His treatment of my disc disease (and surgery) was stellar. He fully explained procedures to me in a manner that I could easily understand, took as much time as needed to make sure I was fully informed AND educated. I have sent...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Humana
MultiPlan
PacificSource
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Mountain View Hospital

Idaho Falls, ID

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