Dr. Harold Pikus, MD

Dr. Harold Pikus, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(14)
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Dr. Harold Pikus, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Lebanon, NH. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

106 Hanover St

Lebanon, NH 03766

Contact Information

(603) 448-0447

Insurance Accepted

  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Spondylosis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Low Back Pain
high
more than 88% of peers
Herniated Disc
normal
more than 78% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pikus "Dr. Pikus provides comprehensive care for surgical problems of the brain, spine and peripheral nerves."
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Dissection
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • 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)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Artery Dissection
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • McGill University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Dartmouth-General Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Dartmouth-Neurological Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Miami-Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pikus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pikus' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pikus to family and friends
5.0
based on 14 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Pikus' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Vermont |
Dr. Pikus recently performed my neck fusion surgery. The surgery itself was a great success. During surgery, he experienced an unforeseen complication due to a genetic disorder. Due to his expertise, he was able to immediately control the situation and complete the fusion. I was so fortunate to...more
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in Hinsdale Nh |
Dr. Pikus repaired a herniated disc in my neck. He is the best in the business. He spends a lot of time with you explaining the procedure and I never felt rushed when he was answering my questions. He discusses all the options with you before surgery and tells you what he feels would be the best...more
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in Ft Lauderdale, FL |
Dr. Pikus has worked wonders on my back. He used to work for Doctor's Hospital in Miami, FL. I had a disk herniation of my L4-L5 vertebrae and fixed it like a miracle. Short wait time. Personable doctor who ultimately takes pride in his work. Well deserved to have some of the biggest opportunities...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pikus accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
    Coventry Health Care of the Carolinas, Inc. HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
  • WellPoint

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