Dr. Grant Skidmore, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
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Age 54
(23)
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Dr. Grant Skidmore, MD
Dr. Grant Skidmore, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Norfolk, VA. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 28 years. Dr. Skidmore is affiliated with Sentara Princess Anne Hospital, Sentara Leigh Hospital, Bon Secours - Depaul Medical Center, Bon Secours - Maryview Medical Center, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital and Chesapeake Regional Medical Center.

Neurosurgial Specialists

6261 E Virginia Beach Blvd Ste 200

Norfolk, VA 23502

Contact Information

(757) 625-4455

Dr. Grant Skidmore, MD

Dr. Grant Skidmore, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Optima Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Skidmore's Experience

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Dr. Skidmore's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
47

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • 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
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 Arkansas For Medical Sciences College Of Medicine, Uams, University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Ark
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Ark
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Skidmore has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Skidmore's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Skidmore to family and friends
3.7
based on 23 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Skidmore's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Chesapeake, VA |
I went to Dr. Skidmore, and he made me feel comfortable about having the surgery and my surgery was a success! His staff was the best. He was a godsend, considering I was a difficult patient.
in Virginia Beach, VA |
Dr. Skidmore and his entire team is one of the best. Due to a very serious accident in 1998 (I was stopped on the highway and was rear ended by a large pickup going about 50 mph) I have had to have five separate surgeries. The latest one in April 2017. All by Dr.Skidmore. everyone was a success. I strongly recommend Dr. Skidmore to anyone needing spine surgery. His team works miracles. I am so thrilled he was recommended by my family doctor after I had me accident.
in Virginia Beach, VA |
I had a back injury and when it comes to neurology you need someone who is cautious and that is Dr. Skidmore. He is thorough and provides all options before recommending surgery. Ultimately I needed surgery and I feel I had the best surgeon in the business. I have recovered completely and am grateful to Dr. Skidmore.
in Norfolk, VA |
am rating this a 1 for several reasons. First, it took them almost an hour to call me back for my appointment. The Physicians Assistant I saw told me he was going to give me better medication for my pain, however when I left I had nothing. I called 5-10 minutes later asking if my prescription was sent to my pharmacy, and the lady I spoke to said that the PA never said anything about medication. I could go on and on. WORST DOCTOR'S VISIT EVER. This place is a sideshow.
in Williamsburg, VA |
Dr. Skidmore is a very skilled surgeon and I would not trust anyone else to touch my back. My only complaint are the wait times, but it is because he does take time with his patients.
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Dr. Skidmore accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Optima Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Skidmore has admitting privileges

Bon Secours - Depaul Medical Center
150 Kingsley Ln
Norfolk, VA 23505
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Bon Secours - Maryview Medical Center
3636 High St
Portsmouth, VA 23707
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Chesapeake Regional Medical Center
736 Battlefield Blvd N
Chesapeake, VA 23320
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Sentara Leigh Hospital
830 Kempsville Rd
Norfolk, VA 23502
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Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
600 Gresham Dr
Norfolk, VA 23507
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Sentara Princess Anne Hospital
2025 Glenn Mitchell Dr
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
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Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital
1060 First Colonial Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23454
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