Dr. Janet Bay, MD

Dr. Janet Bay, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Janet Bay, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 38 years. She graduated from Ohio State University / College of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

931 Chatham Line

Columbus, OH 43221

Contact Information

(614) 533-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Degenerative Disc Disease
normal
more than 62% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
normal
more than 62% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 49% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • 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
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

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9  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • Ohio State University / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • University of Michigan Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • New York University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Ohio State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bay has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bay's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bay to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Bay's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Bay is very friendly and knowledgeable. She thoroughly explains processes so you can understand what is going on. I haven't needed to see her since she discharged me. Because I always went to my appointments early, i don't think my wait time after my appointment time was ever more than 10...more
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I was lucky enough to have Dr. Bay perform surgery on me. My recovery was almost exactly as she predicted. Every aspect of working with Dr. Bay - diagnosis, pre-op, all of her staff, recovery, follow up visits - made the experience easy and less stressful. As my physical therapists and chiropractor...more
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Dr. Bay explained everything to me about my brain tumor in detail and answered all of my questions. She did it in a way that was reassuring during this very scary time period. She also has a great sense of humor which was comforting to me and all of my family.
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