Dr. David Pincus, MD

Dr. David Pincus, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. David Pincus, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1505 SW Archer Rd

Gainesville, FL 32608

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Kaiser Permanente

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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. Pincus' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chiari's Deformity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pincus treats Chiari's Deformity more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Pincus treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pincus performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Pincus performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pincus performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Pincus performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery

Dr. Pincus' 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Pincus, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Ny and Presby Hospital
Residency Hospital
Ny and Presby Hp Columbia Campus
Residency Hospital
1992
Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
Medical School
1992

Awards

Dr. Pincus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pincus

3.7

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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(9)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
7.142857142857143%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
28.571428571428573%
(4)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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We love dr. Pincus. Almost 14 years ago we was told that our baby girl had craniosynostosis. Doctors should of found this when she was around 6 months old, but didn't don't it until she was a year and 3 months. It was so bad that we only had a slim chance of her making it. Dr. Pinkus did the...Read More
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Dr Pincus came into our lives when we were told that our 15 yr old daughter had a mass on her brain. We arrived at Shands and Dr. Pincus and members of the hospital staff spoke to us about what was found. My daughter had questions that he answered with patience and was very thorough. There were 2...Read More
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Pincus liked to dodge questions and not answer things that we NEEDED answers to. I was also told with 100% positivity that my brain tumor was gone, when in all reality, 1/3 of the golf ball sized tumor was left behind, causing me to still have seizures for the rest of my life, after waking up half...Read More
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I am alive and walking some because of GOD first and Dr. Pincus second very close to first place. He preformed a very risky surgery on me almost a year ago. He was very kind and caring before, after and since my surgery. I could not have asked for a better Dr. I would recommend him to any one.
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