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Dr. Christoph Griessenauer, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male

Dr. Griessenauer

Dr. Christoph Griessenauer, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Wilkes Barre, PA. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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(800) 275-6401

Dr. Griessenauer accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
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Dr. Griessenauer's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Brain Aneurysm
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griessenauer treats Brain Aneurysm more than 94% of his peers

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

Cerebrovascular Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griessenauer treats Cerebrovascular Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Griessenauer treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griessenauer performs Vascular Transcatheter Embolization more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Griessenauer performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Griessenauer's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Griessenauer is a neurosurgeon fellowship trained in open and endovascular neurosurgery. His clinical interests include open and endovascular treatment of brain aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations and fistulas, cavernous malformations, stroke...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Dr. Griessenauer's Reviews

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Very good, wonderful bed side manor. Would definitely recommend to others.
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Highly impressed with Dr. Griessenauer. He explained my diagnosis in words I could understand. Easy to converse with. Loved his commonsense approach to keeping me healthy. Very down to earth. Extremely pleased. I highly recommend.
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Dr.Griessenauer is the best Dr. around for the help he gave my husband Carl..He has a bedside maner that is terrific and a very pleasant attitude. Geisinger is very lucky to have a person like him.
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He does a great job of explaining everything. He is compassionate and caring while being very knowledgeable and approachable.
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Dr Griessenauer is an outstanding Surgeon I am very happy with the care I was given and would recommend to anyone. Not only does he have good bedside manor is very knowledgeable in his field and explains everything .
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