Dr. Ildemaro Volcan, MD

Dr. Ildemaro Volcan, MD

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Neurosurgery  |  
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71 y/o
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Dr. Ildemaro Volcan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Augusta, GA. He graduated from Univeristyde Caraboba Aragua Venezuela and specializes in neurosurgery.

West Augusta Spine Specialists, LLC

1226 W Wheeler Pkwy

Augusta, GA 30909
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Scoliosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Volcan "At our center, we tailor treatment plans to meet the individual needs of patients who suffer from back and neck pain due to spinal disorders. Using the most advanced diagnostic technology, we assess acute, chronic, and congenital spinal disorders to determine the right course of action. Some problems can be treated without surgery, but when surgery is indicated, you can be assured that at West Augusta Spine Specialists your surgeon specializes in the most advanced surgical spine techniques."
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • 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)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Univeristyde Caraboba Aragua Venezuela
    Medical School | Graduated
  • St. Raphael's Hospital Connecticut
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Volcan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Volcan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Volcan to family and friends
4.1
based on 15 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Volcan's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Augusta, GA
A VERY GOOD DR. THAT EXPLAINED AND SHOWED MY PROBLEM WITH MRI AND MADE HIS RECOMMENDATION FOR ME AND WAS NOT ONE FOR HIS FINANCIAL GAIN BUT FOR MY HEALTH I HIGHLY RECOMMEND HIM
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in Augusta, GA
I highly recommend this physician! His examination was thorough and it was amazing how he patiently reviewed my x-ray, ct scan and mri with me, answering all of my questions and advising potential treatment options.
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in Rayle Ga
He and all staff were very friendly.I would recommend him. He was very nice and listened and ask me if I had questions.
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