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Dr. Elisa Kucia, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Female · Age 42

Dr. Kucia

Dr. Elisa Kucia, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Ypsilanti, MI and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(734) 434-4110

Dr. Kucia accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Coventry Health Care of Virginia
Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
Gateway Health Plan
Medicaid
Priority Health
Priority PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Universal American

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Dr. Kucia's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kucia treats Spondylosis more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Kucia treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Spine Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kucia treats Spine Disorders more than 79% of her peers

Dr. Kucia treats this condition more than 79% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Low Back Pain
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kucia treats Low Back Pain more than 78% of her peers

Dr. Kucia treats this condition more than 78% of her peers

Dr. Kucia's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • 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
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Paracentesis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • 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
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Elisa Kucia, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Ypsilanti, MI and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Colorado School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Barrow Neur Inst
Residency Hospital
Phoenix Integrated Surg Res
Internship Hospital
2002
Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
Medical School
2002

Awards

Dr. Kucia's Reviews

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3.8

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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I was extremely hesitant about Dr. Kucia prior to her performing a multi-level cervical spine disc replacement on me in July of 2017. It has been nearly 18 months since the surgery and, in my opinion, the surgery was a complete failure. Dr. Kucia adivsed me that my exponentially increased pain,...Read More
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I would highly recommend her she was fantastic for me before and after my back surgery
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Dr. Kucia performed a C4-C6 ACDF and almost completely eliminated the radiculopathy through my neck, shoulder, and arm. After the surgery was complete my family received a very detailed explanation of what took place and what to expect between now and the post op appt. Dr. Kucia is a...Read More
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Dr. Kucia did a cervical fusion of my neck due to an auto accident. I was very nervous. Dr. Kucia told me that having the surgery was in the best interest for me and for my future. She assured me I was making the right decision to have surgery. She was very patient with me and answered all my...Read More
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