Dr. Holly Gilmer-Hill, MD

Dr. Holly Gilmer-Hill, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Holly Gilmer-Hill, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Southfield, MI and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, and more.Read her story

29275 Northwestern Hwy Ste 100

Southfield, MI 48034

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cofinity
  • Dimension Health
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus of Michigan
  • Humana
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Dr. Gilmer-Hill's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gilmer-Hill treats Hydrocephalus more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Gilmer-Hill treats this condition more than 92% of her 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
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gilmer-Hill treats Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Gilmer-Hill treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Low Back Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gilmer-Hill treats Low Back Pain more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Gilmer-Hill treats this condition more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Gilmer-Hill's conditions and procedures:

Adrenal Gland Cancer
Aneurysm
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Cancer
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari Malformation Type 3
Chiari Malformation Type 4
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniofacial Disorders
Craniopharyngioma
Decompression
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Fracture
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Multiple Myeloma
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurological Injuries
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Occipital Nerve Block
Ovarian Cancer
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Nerve Injuries
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Prostate Cancer
Purpura
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Retina Diseases
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Third Occipital Nerve Block
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombocytosis
Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

Biography

"I am a board certified pediatric and adult neurosurgeon. While my expertise is neurosurgery, my specialty areas are Chiari Malformation, in both children and adults and peripheral nerve surgery, like occipital nerve repair or block, and hydrocephalu...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Louisiana State University
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Chldrns Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Uc Davis Med Center
Residency Hospital
1993
Uc Davis Med Center
Internship Hospital
1992
University Of Michigan Medical School
Medical School
Harvard Medical School
Undergraduate School
2000
1999
1993
1992

Awards

Dr. Gilmer-Hill's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gilmer-Hill

3.8

Based on 36 reviews

5 Stars
63.888888888888886%
(23)
4 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(2)
1 Star
25%
(9)

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I would give her no stars if I could. She did an absolutely unnecessary surgery on my daughter that then resulted in countless life altering surgeries and living her daily life in a non favorable way. Do your research on her prior to surgery. She is money driven and is in the profession for the...Read More
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I was 15 years old when Dr. Gilmer-hill did my surgery for a gunshot womb to my right leg, although the bullet couldn't be removed because it's lodged in my main arteries, she gave me another chance to do all the things some other doctors said I couldn't I'll be 30 June 28th I just wish I could...Read More
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Dr. Gilmer did my chiari decompression and gave me a new life. It was a rough surgery but I feel so much better.
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She is the best doctor to come into my life thanks for being the best Adam Fordham has turned 26 today may 30 thanks for saving my son
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Dr. Gilmer recently preformed posterior fossa decompression on me for a Chiari Malformation 1. My experience with her and her staff was very positive. I also had a very good experience with the hospital and staff there. She is a very skilled surgeon who showed compassion and a great amount of...Read More
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