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Dr. Javier Amadeo, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 50

Dr. Amadeo

Dr. Javier Amadeo, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Amadeo accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Anthem
Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Coventry Health Care of Virginia
Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Universal American

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Amadeo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amadeo treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Amadeo treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amadeo treats Spine Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Amadeo treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amadeo treats Low Back Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Amadeo treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Amadeo's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Hemorrhage
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Metastasis
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carcinomatous Meningitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Fracture
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Hematoma
  • Intracranial Hemorrhage
  • Intracranial Tumor
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Pump Implant
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hematoma
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Javier Amadeo, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Neurological Surgery
Residency Hospital
1995
University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
Internship Hospital
1994
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School
2000
1995
1994

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Amadeo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Amadeo

3.2

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
50%
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4 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
44.44444444444444%
(8)

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Dr. Amadeo was extremely warm and comforting he explained and took time to go into what other doctors may have felt were insiginifcant percentages. He spoke to both myself and my fiancé and stepped out as we made the descision to have a very intimidating surgery. He was very involved in my...Read More
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I'm 26 years old. Surgery went well and I was given a 3 month recovery time. It's been 9 months since I had surgery and I'm not able to sit for more than half an hour due to immense pain. Went back for advise 6 months after surgery and was told to "Man up and stop being ridiculous," and "don't come...Read More
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four years ago DR.AMADEO performed back surgery on me put in rods and spacers he was kind he performed back surgery on me when i was 80 years young which makes me almost 84 years young he did an outstanding job as i have never had any more back problems to date 9-23-16. i found him to be a very...Read More
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