Dr. Carlos Palacio, MD

Dr. Carlos Palacio, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Carlos Palacio, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Portsmouth, NH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Northwestern University Med Sch in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

330 Borthwick Ave Ste 300

Portsmouth, NH 03801

Contact Information

(603) 433-4666

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem
  • Cigna
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • PHCS
  • Tricare
  • 2 More

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Dr. Palacio's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palacio treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palacio treats Spondylosis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Palacio treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palacio treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 94% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Palacio's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Craniotomy
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
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)
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Carlos Palacio, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Portsmouth, NH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Northwestern University Med Sch in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1983
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1981
    Childrens Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1977
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    Northwestern University Med Sch
    Medical School
    1976

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Palacio's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Palacio

4.6

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
10.714285714285714%
(3)

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Dr. Palacio is the doctor we all hope to find for our medical concerns. Absolutely a first rate professional. Very highly recommended!
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He patiently explained my condition and the treatment options thoroughly.
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Dr Palacio is very caring and respectful of your concerns. He listens and spends all the time you need , answers your questions and makes you feel like you matter.
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Kind, attentive to my pain and physical needs, listened attentively, and compassionate.
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One of the nicest surgeons I have ever met!! Listened to my concerns, didn’t rush appointment and answered all my questions. In spite of complications , it was the best experience I have ever had with a surgeon. Also, the nicest of office staff. Jo his NP, wonderful!, Sue his office nurse,...Read More
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Anthem
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Fallon Community Health Plan
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Medicaid
MultiPlan
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MVP Health Care
PHCS
Tricare
Prime
Standard
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Exeter Hospital

Exeter, NH

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