Dr. Jason Brodkey, MD

Dr. Jason Brodkey, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Jason Brodkey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Ypsilanti, MI and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIV SCH OF MED in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery and minimally invasive neurological spine surgery.

5315 Elliott Dr Ste 102

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Contact Information

(734) 434-4110

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • National Elevator
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brodkey "Helping a patient in pain requires a careful and thoughtful approach. It is important to  spend time getting to know each patient in order to understand their needs. Listening is the most important step in the evaluation and requires compassion and understanding. It is my goal to accurately diagnose a problem and from that formulate a care plan that provides a comprehensive, yet focused solution. A multidisciplinary approach working with physiatrists, interventional pain physicians, pain psychologists and physicians who specialize in medication management is key. Surgery is often a late option and for best outcomes should only utilized under the correct circumstances. Deciding on which surgery to perform, whether it is a minimally invasive approach or larger operation, I feel is both based on science and well as it is an art; it has to be planned based on a patient's needs, anatomy, and situation. I am a surgeon who exercises conservative judgment and I care about all of my patients."
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2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • 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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21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • U Tenn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • U Tenn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Semmes-Murphey Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • U Toronto
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brodkey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brodkey's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brodkey to family and friends
26 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Brodkey'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 (9)

My experience with Dr. Brodkey is awesome, this man saved my life in such a hurry. I would recommend him to everyone. He is easy to talk with, kind and understanding. PS; HE CANS PICKLES!!!!
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I had 3 discs fused by Dr Brodkey September 2016 and it has truly changed my life. The recovery was a little rough but worth it! He's not just a great surgeon, he has incredible bedside manner. He explains everything so well and makes you feel at ease. I feel blessed to have found him and I'm...more
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Dr. Brodkey saved me. I was in such terrible pain. Surgery made me pain free as soon as I woke up from anesthesia. He has a gentle and intelligent bed-side manner. Office staff is friendly.
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Dr. Brodkey is an Amazing Surgeon (and extremely kind person). Dr. Brodkey performed surgery on my father. Dr. Brodkey was so compassionate and took time answering all of my fathers questions. The surgery was flawless. After the Surgery, Dr. Brodkey invited my father to call him anytime, with...more
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Dr. Brodkey took great personal care of me. Very easy to talk to and has a great bedside manner.
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