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

Contact Information

(225) 768-2050

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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Top Care Areas

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Myelopathy
very high
more than 94% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
high
more than 88% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • 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
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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20  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mitchell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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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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Baton Rouge, LA – Jun 02, 2018
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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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Lovenia Deconge Watson in Baton Rouge – Jan 09, 2017
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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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Private in Baton Rouge, LA – Oct 28, 2016
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