Dr. Charles Nussbaum, MD

Dr. Charles Nussbaum, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Charles Nussbaum, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1984 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1100 9th Ave

Seattle, WA 98101

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Nussbaum's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nussbaum treats Meningiomas more than 94% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nussbaum performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Nussbaum performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nussbaum treats Spondylosis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Nussbaum treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

'Our section strives to provide prompt and sensitive care to our patients. The patient always comes first.'

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1990
    University Of Rochester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1985
    University Hospitals Case Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School
    1984

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Dr. Nussbaum's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nussbaum

2.8

Based on 11 reviews

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My husband had a laminectomy done by Dr. Nussbaum. He had multiple complications, sepsis being one of them. We needed to go outside VM to resolve his health issues. As result of this botched surgery, is has been career ending, his bladder has been impacted and he has drop toe. Stay away from this...Read More
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Throughly answered our questions and got back to us quickly regarding an MRI over a holiday. Thanks!
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The doctor performed a very cursory physical examination and review of my MRI before deciding my pain was caused by musculoskeletal issues. He completely dismissed the radiologists findings and several others that a second opinion visit with another neurosurgeon saw. He didn't show interest in...Read More
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