Dr. Francis Kralick, DO

Dr. Francis Kralick, DO

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Francis Kralick, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Northfield, NJ and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2605 Shore Rd

Northfield, NJ 08225

Contact Information

(609) 365-5300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 76% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
more than 56% of peers
Spine Disorders
more than 49% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

94  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adult Brain Tumor
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosis
  • Antalgic Gait
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Damage
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Infection
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Lesion
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Brainstem Lesions
  • Brainstem Neoplasm
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cephalic Disorders
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage With Amyloidosis, Hereditary, Dutch Type
  • Cerebral Ventricle Neoplasm
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Hypertrichosis - Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Concussion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Hematoma
  • Intracranial Hemorrhage
  • Intradural Spinal Arachnoid Cyst
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fracture              
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hematoma
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syringomyelia
  • Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Upper Motor Neuron Weakness
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Body Fusion Overgrowth
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Vertebral Fusion Posterior Lumbosacral Blepharoptosis


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32  Procedures


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Doctors Hospital Ohio Health
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Pennsylvania Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • MCP Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kralick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kralick's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kralick to family and friends
38 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kralick's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

I was referred to Dr. Kralick by a fellow nurse after she had been very happy with the surgery he did on her back. He is very personable and was willing to answer all my questions about my surgery. He is very experienced and thorough. I was glad that I did not have to drive very far for my surgery....more
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We highly recommend Dr. Kralick! He successfully performed back surgery on my 90 year old mother, taking her out of excruciating pain. He also has a caring personality and is compassionate with his patient and family with questions and giving information. Thank you Dr. Kralick!
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Dr. Kralick was extremely affable and easy to talk to. He explained everything in depth to me and ordered the appropriate tests. He made me feel very comfortable with our plan of action. I liked that he did not go down the "what if this happens road" as this was my first visit and not the...more
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Getting treatment at one of the best neurosurgeon offices shore physician groups in Somers Point NJ. Great customer Service, you'll love all of them. I give this office and staff 5 ?????????? If you are in need of seeing a neurosurgeon that is compassionate and caring then you must see Dr....more
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He did a fabulous job on my laminectomy surgery. He has one of the best bedside manner's I've ever encountered. He walked me through the entire process and was not only professional but personable. I wish I had come to him years ago
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