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Dr. Duncan Carpenter, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Carpenter

North Jersey Neurosurgcl Assocs

225 Dayton St Ridgewood, NJ 07450

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Dr. Duncan Carpenter, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Ridgewood, NJ and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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. Carpenter's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Herniated Disc Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carpenter performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 17% of his peers

Dr. Carpenter performs this procedure more than 17% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy

Dr. Carpenter's conditions and procedures:

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neuroplasty
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Vascular Disease

Dr. Carpenter's Reviews

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4.7

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I'm on my second week recovery and I'm doing well, (ALIF surgery) L5-S1, since first day doctor was clear about it. The day of surgery there was no complications everything went well, recovery is painfull but it is worth it, thank you to all his staff, doctors, nurses at Valley hospital, office administration at his office. Than you Dr Duncan for giving me my life back.
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DR. CARPENTER AND HIS STAFF ALWAYS A PLEASURE TO WORK WITH THEM, THEY HAVE HELPED ME FOR ALMOST 10 YEARS NOW. MY NECK AND BACK SURGERY AT THE VALLEY HOSPITAL WAS TOP NOTCH. I NEED ANOTHER SURGERY NOW AND HOPING TO HAVE HIM , AND THE VALLEY HOSPITAL PROVIDE THE GREAT CARE THAT I HAD, AGAIN. I TRUST HIM AND HIS STAFF AND THE VALLEY HOSPITAL VERY MUCH. MY THANKS TO GOD AND EVERYONE ON DR. D. CARPENTERS TEAM FOR THEIR CONSTANT PROFESSIONALISM . THANK YOU !!!! CCA.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Duncan Carpenter, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Ridgewood, NJ and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1984
New York Presbyterian-Columbia
Residency Hospital
1980
Saint Luke's Roosevelt Hospital
Residency Hospital
1979
Boston City Hospital
Internship Hospital
1978
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1984
1980
1979
1978

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Valley Hospital

Ridgewood, NJ

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)