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Dr. Charles Kanos, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Kanos

Dr. Charles Kanos, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(864) 797-7150

Dr. Kanos accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Dr. Kanos' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kanos performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Kanos performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kanos treats Spinal Stenosis more than 94% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kanos treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kanos treats this condition more than 93% 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. Kanos' conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • 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 Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • 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
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Kanos, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Tn College Of Med
Residency Hospital
1994
University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
1994

Awards

Dr. Kanos' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kanos

4.3

Based on 56 reviews

5 Stars
82.14285714285714%
(46)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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(0)
2 Stars
1.7857142857142858%
(1)
1 Star
16.071428571428573%
(9)

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Went in for extruded discs in cervical and lumbar. 3 doctors -primary, ortho, and chiropractor had seen the mri and written report. He told me I had no reason to be there. No reason for pain. And the mri wasn’t correct-that was a minor bulge. I wasn’t seeking surgery or pain medication. But he...Read More
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Dr Kanos saved my life in 2001!!!!! He told me that I was his "Miracle Patient". I had a brain aneurysm and he gave me a 10% CHANCE of survival and I was home in 7 days with nothing wrong with me!!!! God Bless Him!!!!!! No words can describe my gratitude!!!!
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The best!!!
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Rude bedside manner. Doesn't listen to the patient and rushes out the door and on to the next patient. Never felt so unimportant in my life. My pain did not matter. (6) months later and still in pain.
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A very good Doctor. Made me feel 10 years younger. Highly recommend.
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