Dr. Gerald Tuite Jr, MD

Dr. Gerald Tuite Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Gerald Tuite Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

601 5th St S Ste 511

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

Contact Information

(727) 767-8181

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Tuite Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tuite Jr performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Tuite Jr performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tuite Jr treats Hydrocephalus more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Tuite Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tuite Jr performs Brain Surgery more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Tuite Jr performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Tuite Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gerald Tuite Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1996
    Tex Chldns Hosp-Royal Coll Medq
    Fellowship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    Great Ormond Street Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1995
    University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Residency Hospital
    1995
  • 1989
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1988

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Dr. Tuite preformed major brain surgery on not one but two of my children. The first when my son fell while rollerblading and the second 6 years latter on my daughter to remove a large tumor. I know without a doubt that both my children are alive today because of this amazing man. In fact my...Read More
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Absolutely the best!!! My son had sagittal craniosynotosis.
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Cigna
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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Tampa Bay CoreNet
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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