Dr. Brett Schlifka, DO

Dr. Brett Schlifka, DO

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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48 y/o
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Dr. Brett Schlifka, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Boynton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Palm Beach Neurosurgery LLC

1880 N Congress Ave Ste 301

Boynton Beach, FL 33426
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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. Schlifka's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thoracic Spine Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schlifka treats Thoracic Spine Fracture more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schlifka treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schlifka treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schlifka treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schlifka treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schlifka treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schlifka's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
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 Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Brett Schlifka, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Boynton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1997
    Ks Univ Of Med & Biosci Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School
    1997

Awards

Dr. Schlifka's Reviews

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4.6

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Dr. Schlifka's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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Dr Schlifka is my angel. After four failed neck surgeries and years of pain, I finally have a new future. My migraines are mostly gone and I only get soreness sometimes. This is a real life change for me. He is very kind, listens to you, explains everything, has excellent bedside manner, and...Read More
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Compassionate and amazingly skilled! 20 years of excruciating pain erased! He has givin us hope as well as our life back!
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Dr Schlifka is one of the only doctors in his field that takes care of his patients total needs when dealing with neurosurgery. He is caring, and never rushed when explaining what needs to be done. I wish I still lived in Florida for my follow ups. No one compares to his level of dedication in his...Read More
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Fabulous Doctor, caring, supportive and knows his stuff! You cannot go wrong in choosing him.
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Humana
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Atlantis, FL

Palms West Hospital

Loxahatchee, FL

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