Dr. Carl Spivak, MD

Dr. Carl Spivak, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Carl Spivak, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hackettstown, NJ and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Manitoba Faculty Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

657 Willow Grove St Ste 402

Hackettstown, NJ 07840

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  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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. Spivak's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spivak treats Herniated Disc more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Spivak treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spivak treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Spivak treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Bone Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spivak treats Bone Disorders more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Spivak treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

His clinical interests are interventional and minimally invasive spinal surgery and he is well known for his conservative minimally invasive approach and innovative cutting edge endoscopic spinal techniques

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2007
    Semmes Murphey Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2005
    Stanford University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    University Of Saskatchewan
    Residency Hospital
    2004
  • 2000
    University Of Manitoba / Faculty Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    2000
  • 1998
    University Of Manitoba Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1998
  • 1993
    U Winnipeg
    Undergraduate School
    1993

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Spivak's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Spivak

4.7

Based on 25 reviews

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1 Star
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Spine surgeon recommended by my primary care Dr who I have been to my whole life so I trusted his judgement. Happy I did. Dr was very professional, smart, and address all of my concerns. Surgery on your neck is scary, go to someone like Dr Spivak who is the best around.
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Came highly recommended. I see why. Very professional, and he has an amazing bedside manor. I trust him completely with my care.
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About 2 months ago, I wounded up in the E.R suffering from tremendous pain from my herniated disks. Dr.Spivak was the neurosurgeon, MRI found disks ruptured/pinching spinal nerves. I deal with pain, everyday of my life for years now. I found that SO much of my pain that I have dealt with is gone...Read More
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Thank you Dr Spivak for seeing my mother. Her primary care doctor referred her to you so I knew you would be good. She has been recovering well and feeling better everyday.
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I came to Dr. Spivak after decades of suffering from what I thought was hip pain. I had been to other physicians, chiropractors, and orthopedic surgeons. Lots of X-rays, MRI's, and lots of different diagnoses. Dr. Spivak recommended steroid injections . When that didn't work, he performed...Read More
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