Dr. Hugh Garton, MD

Dr. Hugh Garton, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Hugh Garton, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Ann Arbor, MI and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from NWU FIENBERG SCH OF MED in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1500 E Medical Center Dr

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Contact Information

(734) 936-8051

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Spina Bifida
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • 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
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease


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18  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • U UT Sch Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • U UT Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • IN Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • U British Columbia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garton to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Garton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My experience was awesome. I came from a different Doctor who didn't treat me well, to Dr. Garton who treated me like an actual patient. He sits down with me and has full conversations with me. He makes me feel comfortable with him taking care of my health. From me having numerous surgeries with a...more
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I would highly recommend Dr. Garton. He truly cares about his patients and spends time making sure all questions are answered. I loved that he talked directly to my son and made sure he understood what the adults were discussing. There is no other neurosurgeon I would go to in the state of...more
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