Dr. Istvan Takacs, MD

Dr. Istvan Takacs, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Istvan Takacs, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Lunds Universitet, Medicinska Fakulteten in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.

96 JONATHAN LUCAS ST 301

Charleston, SC 29425

Contact Information

(843) 792-2123

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • Golden Rule
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Takacs performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chiari's Deformity
very high
more than 98% of peers
Brain Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Takacs's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Takacs does not have any board certifications listed.

57  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
  • 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
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • 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
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • 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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21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Lunds Universitet, Medicinska Fakulteten
    Medical School | Graduated 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Takacs has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Takacs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Takacs' Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Takacs to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Takacs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

After four surgeries, we found Dr. Takas. He was attentive to our problems and assuring that something could be done. His surgery repaired my husband's back which stopped the pain he suffered for many years and through many doctors. He is an incredible doctor.
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