Dr. Douglas Savage, MD

Dr. Douglas Savage, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Douglas Savage, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Brunswick, GA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School Of The Medical College Of Hampton Roads in 1981 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2500 Starling St Ste 403

Brunswick, GA 31520

Contact Information

(912) 466-5443

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Savage "Dr. Savage is Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and is a Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners. He is a member of the Lee County Medical Society, the Florida Medical Association, the American Medical Association, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Florida Neurosurgical Society and the North American Spine Society."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • 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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (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
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Eastern Virginia Medical School Of The Medical College Of Hampton Roads
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Fl Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wilford Hall Med Center Aetc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Savage has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Savage's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Savage

2.9

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
42.857142857142854%
(12)
4 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
(1)
3 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
(1)
2 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
(1)
1 Star
46.42857142857143%
(13)

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I am very pleased w/ Dr. Savage and staff, nice office and great Dr. I could not be more happy with the services and care I have received with this office. I give them 2 thumbs up!!!
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As an RN and a patient, I have found dr savage to be rude and egocentric. His practice is average at best.
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very pleasant dr. and staff.
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I picked Dr Savage based on his credentials. Boy, was I mistaken. He was very rude, asked who referred me to him and only cared about who prescribed myou pain meds. He bolted out the room and did not let me ask questions about my concerns. He gave me 2 minutes. He's very unprofessional and...Read More
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