Dr. Carlos Palacio, MD

Dr. Carlos Palacio, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Palacio performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spondylosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Palacio's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

50  Conditions Treated

  • 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 Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Palacio has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Palacio's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palacio to family and friends
28 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Palacio's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

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,...more
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