Dr. George Alsina, MD

Dr. George Alsina, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. George Alsina, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Wilmington, NC and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological skull base surgery, and more.

2800 Ashton Dr Ste 200

Wilmington, NC 28412

Contact Information

(910) 799-2262

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • MedCost
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Alsina's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsina treats Spine Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Alsina treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsina treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Alsina treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsina performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Alsina performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

There is more to a patient than a film and a diagnosis. We strive to improve quality of life by addressing disease of the brain and spine, tailoring treatment to the patient's specific needs.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2003
    Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1996
    University Of California, Los Angeles. (UCLA)
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1994
    Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1989
    University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School
    1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Alsina's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alsina

4.2

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1 Star
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Dr. Alsina's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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The most uncaring doctor I have ever had to deal with. This so called doctor performed surgery on my father and never followed up for a month after the surgery. At that point my dad had problems. We called many times before the first visit and he just gave new meds to him. 1 entire month ??? does...Read More
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He was very helpful and considerate. He assisted me with getting Social Security disability and I didn't even know it. His PA staff of Nate and Kate are very nice and professional. All three of taking the time to give full explanations and reasons for new procedures that are explained greatly. Dr....Read More
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Explains your condition and treatment options very clearly. Very friendly and made me feel extremely comfortable speaking to him. Did not rush through anything the way most doctors do. Learned more about my condition with one session with Dr. Alsina than I did from the other four doctors I had been...Read More
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