Dr. Charles Theofilos, MD

Dr. Charles Theofilos, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Charles Theofilos, MD is a neurological spine surgery specialist in Palm Beach Gardens, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1987 and specializes in neurological spine surgery and neurosurgery.

11621 Kew Gardens Ave Ste 101

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

Contact Information

(561) 630-3870

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Health Care District of Palm Beach County
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Theofilos "As one of Palm Beach County?s top neurosurgery practices, we represent the forefront of cutting edge spine health where prevention is key to exploring and achieving the best possible outcome for all patients.The Spine Center delivers state-of-the-art care and treatment under the guidance of neurosurgeon, Charles S. Theofilos, M.D., who is a leading provider of the most comfortable and effective surgical and non-surgical treatment options for a full range of cervical and spinal ailments."

2  Specialties

  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

30  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Paresthesia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

57  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Decompression
  • Degenerative Disc surgery
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Disc Replacement
  • Discography
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laparoscopic Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Percutaneous Disc Decompression
  • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Rhizotomy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • X-Ray
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Tn Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Methodist Healthcare Memphis Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Regional Medical Center At Memphis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Tn Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Massachusettes General Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Charles Theofilos, MD
I am so grateful there is a spine doctor of the calibre of Dr. Theofilos in Palm Beach County. I would not trust my neck & back to anyone else. Besides being utterly competent, knowledgeable, accomplished and recognized as a leader in his field, he is one of those rare surgeons who treats the whole...Read More
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Susan Harrington in DELRAY BEACH, FL – Sep 14, 2018
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I found Dr. Theofilos to be an excellent doctor tuned into my needs. He got the ball rolling so he could see what the problem is with an MRI and physical therapy. I feel like I am on the road to helping me with my pain.
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Sidney DuBois in North Palm Beach, FL – Sep 01, 2018
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I 1st went to see Dr.T for stem cell therapy for a cervical herniated disc Above 2 fused discs It was too late for that disc so he suggested ADR to protect the other discs from getting worse I had the surgery 3/26 & I am feeling so much better Sharp pain & tremors are gone I am still doing PT...Read More
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Maryalice Pinner in Lake Worth , FL – Jun 03, 2017
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Dr. Theofilos and his staff were very open in describing all my options with regard to my back condition. There was no pressure and I felt totally confident in my decision to get cortisone injections versus surgery. The administration of those shots was efficient and incredibly effective. I...Read More
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Barbara Harrison Kaye in Bronx, NY – Apr 20, 2017
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No better care anywhere!!! We as a family are very thankful that Dr. Theofilos is a part of our lives. He has treated me, my husband & our son over the last 14 years.
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Madeline Baker in Belle Glade, FL – Apr 05, 2017
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