Dr. Carolyn Carey, MD

Dr. Carolyn Carey, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Carolyn Carey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

601 5th St S Ste 511

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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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. Carey's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carey treats Hydrocephalus more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Carey treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carey performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Carey performs this procedure more than 96% of her peers

Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carey performs Brain Surgery more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Carey performs this procedure more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Carey's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • 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
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • 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
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Paracentesis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Carolyn Carey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1990
Primary Childrens Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Hosp For Sick Chldn
Residency Hospital
1989
Temple U
Residency Hospital
1984
Pennsylvania Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania Health System
Internship Hospital
1983
Temple University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1990
1989
1989
1984
1983

Awards

Dr. Carey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Carey

3.8

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
20%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
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Tampa Bay CoreNet
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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