Dr. Elizabeth Vitarbo, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Vitarbo, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Elizabeth Vitarbo, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from University of Michigan Medical School in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.

580 W 8th St Fl 9

Jacksonville, FL 32209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Vitarbo performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
normal
more than 65% of peers
Spondylosis
normal
more than 65% of peers
Broken Neck
normal
more than 60% of peers

Dr. Vitarbo's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • 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
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vitarbo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vitarbo's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vitarbo to family and friends
5 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Vitarbo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I would have expected a neurosurgeon that performs brain surgeries for a living to be intense and serious. Dr. Vitarbo is so good-natured and easy going, easy to talk to, AND a good listener, not always a common trait with doctors. She explains everything in a way that you can actually follow and...more
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Never would I think that I would have been fighting for my life due to a car crash. I can never thank Dr. Vitarbo enough for being the best Neuro surgeon a person could ask for. She was a big reason I am here today, to continue to be blessed enough to hug my wife and hold my children. She was...more
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To put into words how much admiration, trust and respect I have in Dr. Elizabeth Vitarbo is hard to do. There is no one I would ever entrust more when it comes to healthcare of me and my family. Through one of the most difficult times my family faced, We were blessed to have her on our side. She...more
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My first visit today with Dr Vitarbo was great. Dr Vitarbo was very knowledgeable and thorough during my visit.
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