Dr. Christopher Comey, MD

NeurosurgeryMaleAge 56

Dr. Comey
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New England Neurosurgical

175 Carew St Ste 300 Springfield, MA 01104

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Dr. Christopher Comey, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Springfield, MA and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School medical school in 1990. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mercy Medical Center and Saint Francis Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Comey to book an appointment.

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  • Explained conditions well (13)
  • Listened & answered questions (13)
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Past cervical fusion patient
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John Cahill – May 12, 2020
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He is the best neurosurgeon in the CT. He took care of my herniated disc. Anybody who needs a neurosurgeon he is the doctor to go to. I would recommend him to anyone that needs neurosurgeon.
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Ruth – Dec 21, 2019
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One of the best neurosurgeon ever, I would trust no one but him for my treatment and surgery. I highly recommend this Dr..
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Ivette Rodriguez in Holyoke, MA – May 16, 2017
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Dr. Comey has performed surgery on my wife's lower back, my lower back, and my neck. In each instance the surgery was incredibly effective, with both discomfort levels and recovery times surprisingly low. The surgeries were performed only after extensive discussions regarding the procedures and available alternatives, in which he provided information in terminology which even a layman such as I could understand. Further, his entire staff is extremely talented and dedicated to each patient.
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Dr. Christopher Comey, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Springfield, MA and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1998
Emory University
Fellowship Hospital
1997
University of Pittsburgh
Residency Hospital
1991
University of Pittsburgh
Internship Hospital
1990
UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Christopher Comey, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Comey frequently treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), Low Back Pain, and Osteoarthritis of Spine. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Comey treats.

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Dr. Comey's office is located at 175 Carew St Ste 300, Springfield, MA 01104. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Dr. Comey's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Comey treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Comey treats this condition more than 92% 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
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Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Comey treats Low Back Pain more than 90% of his peers

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

Osteoarthritis of Spine
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Comey treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Comey treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Comey's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • 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 Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chordoma
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • 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 Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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