Dr. Christopher Mickler, DO

Dr. Christopher Mickler, DO

Neurosurgery  ·  
Dr. Christopher Mickler, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Clearwater, FL and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Nova Se Univ Coll Of Osteo Med in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery.

400 Pinellas St Ste 325

Clearwater, FL 33756

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 95% of peers
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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20  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Nova Se Univ Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Christopher Mickler, DO
Dr Mickler was the 4th surgeon I talked to about my spondylolisthesis. I was very nervous about getting a fusion and had endured back injections for over eight years. Dr Mickler was hands down the best choice for me. Dr Mickler and his PA Ed spent adequate time with me to discuss the procedure...Read More
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Joan in Largo, FL – Apr 13, 2018
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I had a minimally invasive lumbar fusion by Dr. Mickler 2 1/2 years ago and I have my life back again. I was in constant, debilitating pain and he worked a miracle and gave me feeling back in my leg, and the ability to play with my kids again. Dr. Mickler and his team are simply the best.
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Keri – Mar 17, 2018
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Awesome awesome Dr and perfect surgery of my lumbar spine!!!
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Palm Harbor, FL – May 12, 2017
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I am 1 week out from multi level spinal fusion surgery. I have had minimal pain and several symptoms have been resolved. Best decision I have made!
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New Port Richey, FL – Nov 28, 2016
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If you are like myself and tried to find a doctor that will listen, and is understanding, and willing to work with you he is your Man! Have had a spine issue for over 2 years, with major pain and suffering. Doctor Mickler, was the first physician that understood my issue, and Resolved it the Best...Read More
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Rick R in Seminole, FL – Aug 25, 2016
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