Dr. G Edward Vates, PHD

Dr. G Edward Vates, PHD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. G Edward Vates, PHD is a neurosurgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.

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)
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Vates'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*

6  Conditions Treated

2  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

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vates to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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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)

Amazing doctor. Did major surgery on my mother in law. Has taken extremely good follow up care of her.
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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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