Dr. James Kohut, MD

Dr. James Kohut, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. James Kohut, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Santa Cruz, CA. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 86% of peers
Subdural Hemorrhage
high
more than 83% of peers
Low Back Pain
normal
more than 81% of peers

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • 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
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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26  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

3 Sanctions
  • Unprofessional Conduct (6/1/2018)
    Action Taken: Revocation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
  • Other (6/19/2017)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
  • Unknown (5/24/2017)
    Action Taken: Emergency Suspension
    Summary: Kohut, James Joel MD: License # E-10308: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Arkansas State Medical Board issued an Order of EMERGENCY SUSPENSION on the physician's license.
    State: Arkansas
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kohut has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kohut has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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