Dr. Brian Russell, MD

Dr. Brian Russell, MD

NeurosurgeryMaleAge 64

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(850) 878-8235

Dr. Brian Russell, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Tallahassee, FL. He is affiliated with medical facilities Capital Regional Medical Center and Archbold Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Russell to book an appointment.


Capital Regional Medical Group

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(850) 878-8235
Capital Regional Medical Group2770 Capital Medical Blvd Ste 200 Tallahassee, FL 32308

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Dr. Russell is affiliated with Capital Regional Medical Center Tallahassee, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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  • Office environment (10)
  • Appointment scheduling (9)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (9)
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  • Appointment was rushed (3)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
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Dr. Russell did not read any of my test results, medical history, or examine me prior to my appointment. he was very friendly but I would have preferred very prepared.
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Experience and Background Checks


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. Russell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russell treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 97% of his peers

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

Osteoarthritis of Spine

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russell treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 91% of his peers

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

Thoracic Spine Fracture

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russell treats Thoracic Spine Fracture more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Russell treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Russell's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chordoma
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epilepsy
  • 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 Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Upper Back Pain

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Dr. Russell accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Choice PPO, EPO-GA
Blue Essential Open Access-GA HMO
Blue Essential Open Access-GA POS
Blue Essential-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue HSA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HSA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Select Network)-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Small Grp)-GA POS
Blue Open Access-GA HMO
BlueChoice-GA PPO
Healthy Support Open Access-GA POS
Healthy Support-GA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway Enhanced (Small Grp)-GA
Pathway Guided Access Products-GA HMO
Pathway Guided Access-GA
Pathway Products - Pathway Network-GA HMO
Pathway X (on Exchange)-GA HMO
Pathway X Guided Access-GA
Pathway X Guided Access-GA HMO
Pathway-GA HMO
State Health Network - SHBP-GA
Traditional / Indemnity-GA
Traditional Health Plan-GA
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Open Access POS
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

About Me


Dr. Russell is board certified in neurosurgery and a member of American college of surgeons . He is also a member of the congress of neurosurgery and American...Read more


  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications


University of Kansas Hospital
Residency Hospital
So Ill U Affil Hosps
Internship Hospital


Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Brian Russell, MD?

Call (850) 878-8235 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Brian Russell, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Russell has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Brian Russell, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Brian Russell, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Russell's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Brian Russell, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Brian Russell, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Russell frequently treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic, Osteoarthritis of Spine, and Thoracic Spine Fracture. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Russell treats.

Where is Dr. Brian Russell, MD's office located?

Dr. Russell's office is located at 2770 Capital Medical Blvd Ste 200, Tallahassee, FL 32308. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Russell is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Capital Regional Medical Center

Tallahassee, FL

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Archbold Medical Center

Thomasville, GA

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)