Dr. Gordon Nakata, MD

Dr. Gordon Nakata, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Gordon Nakata, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hyannis, MA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

130 North St Ste E

Hyannis, MA 02601

Contact Information

(508) 771-0006

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • 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)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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14  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 7/30/2014
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    State: Massachusetts
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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Nakata's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nakata

4.8

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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One of the best physicians I've been too.....Astute, knowledgeable, great bedside manner, answered all my questions with patience. Highly recommend!
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E. Gregory in Hyannis – Jul 18, 2018
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I will be forever grateful to Dr Nakata and Stephanie for giving me my life back! My spinal fusion has removed every bit of pain I was experiencing for years. I found Dr Nakata to be kind, patient and never over anxious to get me into surgery. After years of trying acupuncture, massage, pain...Read More
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Kathleen Murray in MA – Feb 27, 2018
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Nine months ago I was basically in extensive pain almost all the time. Today...none! Dr Nakata and his team, ( Yes Stephanie, I know how very much you did for me.) reconfigured my spine and helped me all the way through the process. Dr Nakata was very kind and patient with me for several...Read More
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ellie collins in Intervale, NH – Aug 31, 2017
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Dr. Nakata helped get me back walking again in a very short amount of time from injury. He was kind, patient and thorough in explaining everything to me about what he was going to do. He was pleasant and patient with my family after surgery. GREAT experience having him for a surgeon. Stephanie...Read More
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Cheryl in Yarmouth Port, MA – Mar 05, 2017
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DO , MRI & BONE DENSITY ANALYSIS, NEW APPT MA, MRI & BONE DENSITY WAS DONE, WENT TO THE 2S APPT WITHIN 2 WEEKS TIME, RESULTS WAS DETERMINED THAT SURGERY OF THE T-12 FRACTURE WOULD BE SCHEDULED AT THAT TIME, SURGERY WAS TO BE IN 2 WEEKS. Pre-Op was done at CCH, 2 DAYS LATER WAS MY SURGERY. THEY...Read More
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REV. DEACON JOHN E. SIMONIS in East Falmouth, MA – Oct 29, 2016
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