Dr. Claudia Martin, MD

Dr. Claudia Martin, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Claudia Martin, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Salem, VA and has been practicing for 18 years. She specializes in neurosurgery.Read her story

1900 Electric Rd Ste 1050

Salem, VA 24153

Contact Information

(540) 772-3830

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Martin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Martin treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Martin treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Martin treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Martin treats Hydrocephalus more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Martin treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Dr. Martin's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
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
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's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
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)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

"Claudia Martin, MD, is a neurosurgeon in Salem, Virginia, specializing in neuro-oncology, the spine, hydrocephalus, and disorders involving peripheral nerves. Dr. Martin received her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, and com...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Harvard University Health Services - Stillman Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2000
    Harvard University Health Services - Stillman Infirmary
    Residency Hospital
    2000
  • 1995
    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1995
  • 1989
    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1989

Awards

Dr. Martin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Martin

3.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(4)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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She was wonderful and very caring and gave me all my options first so that I knew what I was getting into. It was a very serious operation. I knew that after surgery that getting any feeling in my left leg was only a 1/3 chance and a 1/3 chance it might get worse. But miraculously I got full...Read More
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First appointment waited 3 hours past appointment time to be told wait would be another hour if we wanted to go get coffee. 1st appointment she told me and RN advocate one diagnosis, follow up appointment denied statement, cancelled further appointments and no answer at her office for 5 1/2 months....Read More
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Dr Martin performed a neck surgery for me in 2015 with excellent results, no loss of motion and no more pain. I then had her perform a Back surgery for me in the middle of 2016, again with the same results. Excellent care, and very personable. The Office staff is also terrific. They get me in right...Read More
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We requested additional follow-up information from Dr. Martin's receptionist including other surgical and non-surgical options and have not received a response.
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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