Dr. G Edward Vates, PHD

Dr. G Edward Vates, PHD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. G Edward Vates, PHD is a neurosurgery provider who practices in Rochester, NY. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

601 ELMWOOD AVE Suite 670

Rochester, NY 14642

Contact Information

(585) 273-3551

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Chiari's Deformity
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more than 76% of peers
Acoustic Neuroma
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more than 5% of peers
Brain Surgery
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more than 5% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain Tumor
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Intestinal Epithelial Dysplasia
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Ucsf Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Ucsf Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vates' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vates to family and friends
4.7
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Vates' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Clifton Springs |
Amazing doctor. Did major surgery on my mother in law. Has taken extremely good follow up care of her.
Rochester, NY |
Good before surgery, never seen him while I spend several days in hospital,even though I asked to speak to him on my discharge day I was ready to leave then was told I can't leave till the Dr sees me,follow up visit peeks through the door says everything looks good, then gone
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Vates accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Vates has admitting privileges

Rochester General Hospital
1425 Portland Ave
Rochester, NY 14621
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Strong Memorial Hospital
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642
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