Dr. Horace Mitchell, MD

Dr. Horace Mitchell, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Horace Mitchell, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery and minimally invasive neurological spine surgery.

10101 Park Rowe Ave Ste 200

Baton Rouge, LA 70810

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
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Dr. Mitchell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mitchell treats Spondylosis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Mitchell treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mitchell treats Myelopathy more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Mitchell treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mitchell treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Mitchell treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Mitchell's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
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's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laser Surgery
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Horace Mitchell, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery and minimally invasive neurological spine surgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1996
    St Louis University
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1989
    Tulane University Affiliated Hospitals
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1988
  • 1984
    Albany State College
    Undergraduate School
    1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Mitchell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mitchell

3.1

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
42.10526315789474%
(8)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
2 Stars
10.526315789473685%
(2)
1 Star
36.8421052631579%
(7)

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Dr. Mitchell is amazing and unbelievably talented. I can't imagine why there are fewer than 5 stars across the board here. My husband was seen by COUNTLESS doctors in the BR area. Dr. Mitchell was the only one who correctly diagnosed and treated his thoracic spine issues. He has since had 5...Read More
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I am extremely pleased with the treatment and the results of my treatment. I was more than just a patient to Dr Mitchell. He had my well being at heart. I felt that he could not have treated better if I hand been his mother. I have great respect his expertise and his competency.
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HORRIBLE. He preformed surgery on my neck and I have more problems than I had before surgery. My surgery was supposed to last for 1-2 hours. He rushed through it and finished in 45 min. Then he left and had his PA Mark Loupe finish. Instead of taking his time and stitching my incision closed. He...Read More
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Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
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Humana
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