Dr. Cully Cobb III, MD

Dr. Cully Cobb III, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
74 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Cully Cobb III, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Sacramento, CA. He specializes in neurosurgery, spinal cord injury medicine, and more.

Mercy Medical Group

3939 J St

Sacramento, CA 95819
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cobb III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
normal
more than 78% of peers
Broken Neck
normal
more than 75% of peers
Meningiomas
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Cobb III's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cobb III "I believe in providing sophisticated neurosurgical care that minimizes the discomfort and disability to patients and optimizes function recovery."

3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Cobb III does not have any board certifications listed.

57  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • 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
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Movement Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Ucla Center For The Health Sciences
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cobb III has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cobb III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cobb III's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cobb III to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Cobb III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Cobb performed back surgery on me in 1991. My pain was severe, going from bad to worse over 2 or 3 years. It got to the point that I could hardly walk. After a careful evaluation, Dr. Cobb performed the surgery which I believe took 3 or 4 hours. When I awoke in my room Dr. Cobb was there 5...more
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Dr. Cobb performed a right temporal lobectomy on me in july 2010 for epilepsy. I have been seizure free since the surgery and am completely off medication. I can now drive, I graduated college, and have an excellent job. Dr. Cobb gave me my life back. If I could give him a million stars, I would.
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Dr. Cobb was recommended by my neurologist, Dr. Van Fossen, to perform a procedure high and INSIDE my spinal cord, where a cyst was damaging nerves serving my leg. Perfect, successful surgery. Cyst was drained and shunt put in and an MRI almost two years later showed the repair was still working...more
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