Dr. Geoffrey Colby, MD

Dr. Geoffrey Colby, MD

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Dr. Geoffrey Colby, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1830 E Monument St 333

Baltimore, MD 21287

Contact Information

(410) 955-5080

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 98% of peers
Brain Aneurysm
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Colby'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Colby does not have any board certifications listed.

45  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • 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
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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9  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Colby has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Colby has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Colby's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Colby to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Colby's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Colby saved my life after a very complicated brain aneurysm. He is very personable and was able to not only comfort me, but my whole family as well. We all love him!!
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It's very simple, he saved my Husband's life! He is very warm and personable, busy yet still takes time to explain what will happen! My Husband had a complication but I could feel he was in good hands! My Husband and I are thankful for and JH nurses and staff! Dr Colby is moving on this summer...more
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A wonderful, knowledgeable surgeon with amazing ability treat his patients. Answered my many questions in clear terms. Great bedside manner. I trusted him to treat my aneurysm with no qualms.
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He and his colleagues at Johns Hopkins Neurosurgical Care Unit destroyed my life. Dr. Colby performed placement of a pipeline embolization device in left internal carotid artery. Prior to the surgery, he personally assured me that his partner Dr. Coons would check on me and discharge me. That did...more
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