Dr. Jacques Morcos, MD

Dr. Jacques Morcos, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Jacques Morcos, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.Read his story

1095 NW 14th Ter Fl 2

Miami, FL 33136

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Morcos' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Morcos treats Meningiomas more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Morcos treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Morcos performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Morcos performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Morcos performs Brain Surgery more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Morcos performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Morcos' conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Aneurysm Clipping
Angiography
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor Surgery
Cancer
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Craniotomy
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Endoscopy
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Meningiomas
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Deformities
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

"Patients don't care how much you know until they know how much you care". This is where my Philosophy of care starts.  No concern a patient has is too simple to deserve my full attention. The time spent explaining a disease process and its mana...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Barrow Neuro Inst/St Josephs Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1994
University Of Florida / Shands Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1994
University Of Minnesota
Residency Hospital
1990
The National Hospital For For Neurology and Neurosurgery, London, Uk
Residency Hospital
1986
American University Of Beirut Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1985
American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1980
American University Of Beirut
Undergraduate School
1995
1994
1994
1990
1986
1985
1980

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Henry Arthur Dalziel Ferns Prize, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Scotland, 1988
  • Patients' Choice Award, 2009
  • Zhao Zi-Zhen Resident Award, Minnesota Medical Foundation, 1994
  • Distinguished Guest, Asian-Oceanian Skull Base Society Meeting, 2006
  • Elected Member of the American Academy of Neurological Surgery, 2003
  • Peyton Society Award, ranking 1st in the U.S. on the American Board of Neurological Surgery written exam, 1993
  • Best Doctors in America, '07-'09

Dr. Morcos' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Morcos

4.8

Based on 56 reviews

5 Stars
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(53)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
3.5714285714285716%
(2)

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Dr Morcos is my Super hero in Dr world. Highly recommend to the highest degree. Dr Morcos successsfuully removed the entire acoustic neuroma tumor. Although I lost hearing in one ear with tiniutis remaining, which is the usual case, the positive is I am tumor free and on the road to recovery. Dr...Read More
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Dr Morcos, you have been my angel for over 18 years. You are the greatest neuro surgeon in the world. I am beyond grateful for everything you have done for me and I so happy to have you as my surgeon. I have so much trust in you and highly recommend your expertise to others. - Katia Peña
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Dr. Morcos is caring and takes all the time you need for questions and concerns. As the lead neuro operating room nurse in the hospital where I work, I was very confident with my referral to Dr. Morcos. The neurosurgeon that I work with said that Dr. Morcos is internationally recognized as a...Read More
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Doctor Jacques Morcos and his nonpareil team go beyond their medical field and treat their patients with respect, dignity and most importantly with love. Dr. Morcos is a character out of an old movie. He connects with patients, explains even the smallest details and will not leave the room until...Read More
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I recently had surgery with Dr. Morcos last month and I am so satisfied! Surgery went well and he cares so much about the patient even after the surgery! Best neurosurgeon out there! I highly recommend him!
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