Dr. David McKalip, MD

Dr. David McKalip, MD

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Dr. David McKalip, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University of South Florida / College of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

1955 1st Ave N Ste 101

Saint Petersburg, FL 33713

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. McKalip's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Brain Disorders
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Dr. McKalip treats Brain Disorders more than 77% of his peers

Dr. McKalip treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Spondylosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. McKalip treats Spondylosis more than 76% of his peers

Dr. McKalip treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Brain Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. McKalip performs Brain Surgery more than 62% of his peers

Dr. McKalip performs this procedure more than 62% of his peers

Dr. McKalip's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
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
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
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
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. David McKalip, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University of South Florida / College of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1998
    University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1992
    University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School
    1991
  • 1987
    University of South Florida
    Undergraduate School
    1987

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. McKalip's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McKalip

2.8

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
40%
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4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
53.333333333333336%
(16)

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Notice that any less than positive patient review is countered by Mckalip stating that the comments are inaccurate, falsehoods or just plain wrong. Strange that so many people can all be wrong. And of course, he is always right. As the famous expression goes, "My son Johnny isn't 0ut of step,...Read More
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Dr. McKalip did surgery on my back, a lumbar lamonectomy.Before surgery, I could not walk without a walker and only about 50 to 70 yards without stoping to sit down. After surgery I have a brand new pair of legs, within three weeks time Im walking a mile three times a day. In my opinion he...Read More
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My wife had to have emergency back surgery. The ambulance took her to St. Anthony's. Dr. Mckalip was assigned as her surgeon and she had surgery the next day. He wanted 1/2 payment up front. After the surgery, he did a 5 min post op follow up 4 weeks later and that has been it. Anytime we have a...Read More
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I scheduled an appt 2 weeks out, and then the day of the appt the office calls to say they won't take us as a patient because I was a car accident where it was the other drivers fault and they don't rely on pip or car isnurance to get paid. So now I have to wait another 2 weeks to get in somewhere...Read More
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