Dr. J Muizelaar, MD

Dr. J Muizelaar, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. J Muizelaar, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Huntington, WV and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Universiteit Van Amsterdam, Faculteit Der Geneeskunde in 1974 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1600 Medical Center Dr Ste B500

Huntington, WV 25701

Contact Information

(304) 691-1787

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
high
more than 89% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 89% of peers
Spondylosis
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Muizelaar'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. Muizelaar does not have any board certifications listed.

50  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

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

  • Universiteit Van Amsterdam, Faculteit Der Geneeskunde
    Medical School | Graduated 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Muizelaar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Muizelaar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Muizelaar's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Muizelaar to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Muizelaar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

He made me feel as if my medical issues were beneath his skills, and I was there only to waste his time; offered no options for treatment unless I "just liked to have surgery." Rushed through the visit; he spent approximately 10 minutes with me, then told me I could schedule a follow-up...more
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I saw Dr. Muizelaar at UC Davis while he was here in Sacramento. I have multiple aneurysms which he consulted with me about. It was the single best MD visit I have ever had in 60 plus year. He is straight-forward, kind, superbly skilled and talked with me as if he had all the time in the world. ...more
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