Dr. Federico Vinas, MD

Dr. Federico Vinas, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Federico Vinas, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Daytona Beach, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Halifax Health - Center for Neurosurgery

311 N Clyde Morris Blvd Ste 560

Daytona Beach, FL 32114
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Freedom Health
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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more than 88% of peers
more than 88% of peers
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Vinas' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vinas "Dr. Vinas graduated top of his class with a medical degree from National University of Cordobain in Argentina. He completed neurological surgery residencies at Wayne State University in Detroit, the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago, followed by a microneurosurgery fellowship at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit. Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery, Dr. Vinas is also a prestigious member of the: Congress of Neurological Surgeons, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Neurotrauma and Critical Care, World Federation of Neurosurgery - Section Spine and Peripheral Nerves, Volusia County Medical Society, Florida Medical Association, American Medical Association - Section on Vascular Neurosurgery, North American Spine Society, Fellow American College of Surgeons - Section on Tumors, Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, and American College of Surgeons. Dr. Vinas is a highly-published and peer-reviewed author, bi-lingual in English and Spanish, and has been practicing Neurosurgery for over 25 years."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vinas "The care philosophy of our physicians and Team Members, is to provide exceptional service, through every encounter, every day to everyone. The mission statement of Halifax Health is to be the community healthcare leader through exceptional talent and superior patient-centered services delivered in a financially sustainable manner."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • 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
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • 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
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23  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.


  • Univ Nac De Cordoba, Fac De Cien Med, Cordoba, Argentina
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Detroit Rec Hospital and University Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Illinois Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vinas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vinas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vinas to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Vinas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Vinas is the most amazing surgeon. I consider his work a medical miracle. After 15 years of excruciating pain in my legs, he performed spinal fusion(s)/ laminectomy on 3 levels of my spine. He was hoping to achieve 75-80% pain relief. My recovery has been without any issues, and 3 months...more
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After years of pain and trying different therapies, orthopedic, physical therapy and pain management, I spoke to family members about any other approach to relieving my pain. I was no longer able to attend family gatherings and had difficulty walking from my front door to my car much less...more
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I was experiencing a lot of pain from 2 herniated disks in my cervical spine. Dr Vinas performed a laminectomy with fusion and the results were dramatic. I feel little to no pain even after exercise and common household chores. Dr. Vinas has great bedside manner and quelled all my anxiety and...more
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I am from a helicopter crash. Dr. Vinas has done 3 of my surgeries. The last one May 2017 left me with 2 stripped screws and one broken one. After 6 months of disability the office would not take my calls for follow up treatment. 2 other surgeons are now shaking their heads in disbelief
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In my opinion Dr Vinas is an excellent Surgeon, but I think after doing the amount of surgeries that he has perfomed he has become a little lacks in his profession. He did a laminectomy on me and after I explained to him my history of surgery. and urinary retention due to prostate issues he and the...more
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