Dr. George Raque Jr, MD

Dr. George Raque Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. George Raque Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

210 E Gray St Ste 1105

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 583-1697

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Raque Jr'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Raque Jr "At Norton Healthcare, we believe you - the patient - are the most important person to our practice. As the region's leading health care provider, we are committed to providing comprehensive, quality health care to all those we serve in a manner that responds to the needs of our community and honors our faith heritage. Our specialty practice is a part of Norton Physician Services, a multispecialty physician group at Norton Healthcare. Norton Physician Services currently includes more than 400 providers who offer primary, specialty and urgent care services in over 100 locations throughout Kentucky and Southern Indiana. Our practice is comprised of compassionate, skilled specialists who are committed to ensuring you receive the best care and have access to the latest medical technology and services."
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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • 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)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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14  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Louisville
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of Louisville
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Leatherman Spine Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Raque Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Norton Healthcare, President, Sytem Medical Staff

Dr. Raque Jr's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Raque Jr to family and friends
23 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Raque Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Raque was a key part of the team of doctors who helped put me back together after cancer severely damaged a vertebra. He is kind, caring and compassionate. It's rare that you find someone who is so accomplished and also so down to earth.
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Dr. Raque did an amazing job on my mom, he gave her back feelings in her legs and feet that had been gone for over 20 years. feeling she thought were gone forever. She feels better today than she has in many years. Thank you Dr. Raque!
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I HAD AN APPOINTMENT WITH DR RAQUE TODAY MY APPOINTMENT WAS AT 1130 AM AFTER WAITING ALMOST 2 HOURS IN THE WAITING ROOM I WAS TAKEN BACK THEN WAITED ANOTHER 30 MINS IN A ROOM THEY CAME IN AND SAID I WOULD BE SEEING A NURSE PRACTITIONER THIS WAS MY FIRST APPOINTMENT WITH IS PRACTICE MY ORIGINAL...more
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Horrible staff, appointments are a month out, when you get there you're never called, at least over an hour wait each visit. Like slaughtering cows in a cattle. Good luck getting a call back from one of the staffs. The scheduler is even worse, Lack of communication between provider and patient as...more
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When I first went to him, he was excellent. Then, something changed. I didn't understand something he said to me and tried to get clarification and he became angry. I thought maybe I was just in pain and had said something to set him off, but the person with me said no and he was very surprised at...more
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