Dr. G Jeffrey Poffenbarger, MD

Dr. G Jeffrey Poffenbarger, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. G Jeffrey Poffenbarger, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cody, WY and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

720 Lindsay Ln # C

Cody, WY 82414

Contact Information

(307) 578-1955

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EBMS
  • HealthPlus
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Myelopathy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Poffenbarger "I believe in getting patients back to work, back in the outdoors and back into life. Whether you ride a Harley, a horse or a computer mouse, let's work together as a team to get you back into the things that make your life fun.""

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

64  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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26  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wyoming.

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

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • 2/75 Airborne Rangers
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Madigan Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Poffenbarger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Poffenbarger's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poffenbarger to family and friends
30 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Poffenbarger's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Discovered and corrected a situation resulting from an auto accident which could have left me paralyzed from the neck down. His "bedside manner" is excellent, listening to my problem and explaining the importance and consequences of the surgery.
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