Dr. James Hirsch, MD

Dr. James Hirsch, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. James Hirsch, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Mobile, AL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Wi in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6701 Airport Blvd Ste D146

Mobile, AL 36608

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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19  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Med Coll Of Wi
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hirsch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hirsch's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hirsch

2.5

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
30%
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4 Stars
10%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
60%
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I would not recommend at all. He acted as if he did not won't to be there and as if me have problems with pain in my back and arms were of no concern to him. When I asked about certain issues that I am having he said it had nothing to do with what I'm there for and to go back to my regular doctor...Read More
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Excellent skill and care. Explained disease and treatment requirements. Took time to make sure that I understood the total situation. Would recommend highly.
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HI, I am a 31yo male with a chronic cervical spine issue. I have an old compression fx where c6 and c7 nearly sit on each other bone/bone & have associative narrowing and bulging at c4 to c6. I went to him for evaluation and to help my pain which has worsened and now take excessive otc medications...Read More
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