Dr. Gabriel Gonzales-Portillo, MD

Dr. Gabriel Gonzales-Portillo, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Gabriel Gonzales-Portillo, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2727 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd Ste 460

Tampa, FL 33607

Contact Information

(813) 879-4328

Insurance Accepted

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

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Herniated Disc
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more than 95% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • 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
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • 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
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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21  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.


  • Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Neurological Surgery University Of Illinois At Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Cerebrovascular \ Skull Base Surgery University Of Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gonzales-Portillo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Gabriel Gonzales-Portillo, MD
I cannot say enough about Dr. Gonzales-Portillo! He is extremely kind, compassionate and a medical genius! I had a pretty complicated case of scoliosis. I’m in my 50’s and was told by an orthopedic surgeon that I was too old to be fixed. Dr. Portillo took so many factors into consideration and...Read More
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Valerie Bulger in Wesley Chapel, FL – Oct 01, 2017
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He is a amazing neurosurgeon. He operated on my wife and removed a 6.6 cm tumor and she is still herself. I can not ask for more then what he did for her. Thank you!
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Eric Wilkinson in Odessa, FL – May 18, 2017
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I trust him with my life. He diagnosed my disability that other doctors (4 ) misdiagnosed. He saved me from getting the incorrect back surgery and a few years ago also did my cervical fusion. Thank you Dr. Gonzales!
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Lutz, FL – Oct 12, 2016
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After 6 months of suffering with debilitating sciatica pain, Dr. Gonzales-Portillo gave me my life back. He got me into surgery right away so I didn't have to suffer any longer. His staff always return calls, often the same day. He is very caring and highly recommended by other medical...Read More
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Mary S. in Riverview, Fl – Aug 10, 2016
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Was referred to Dr. due to severe leg pain. Dr. Gonzales-Portillo's staff scheduled me right away, upon meeting, he and his staff were outstanding, thorough.He read my MRI, explained everything fully to us and showed it was ruptured disc. His professionalism, skills, concern for his patients is...Read More
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Janice Karavas in Hudson, FL – Apr 24, 2016
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