Dr. Christopher Mickler, DO

Dr. Christopher Mickler, DO

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Dr. Christopher Mickler, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Clearwater, FL. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

400 Pinellas St Ste 325

Clearwater, FL 33756

Contact Information

(727) 298-6121

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Mickler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mickler performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Mickler performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mickler treats Herniated Disc more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Mickler treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mickler treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Mickler treats this condition more than 94% 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

Dr. Mickler's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • 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 Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Paracentesis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • 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 Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • 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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Mickler, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Clearwater, FL. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Dr. Mickler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mickler

4.1

Based on 36 reviews

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1 Star
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Was admitted the hospital on Saturdayelith swellingbinnyhn the brain. brain.b, released on Sunday and never saw the doctor in 2 days. Was dischargedcwithout medsvor instructions. Good thing I didnt need surgery. Might have died waiting.
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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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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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Awesome awesome Dr and perfect surgery of my lumbar spine!!!
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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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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
Tampa Bay CoreNet
Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Morton Plant Hospital

Clearwater, FL