Dr. Jay Turner, MD

Dr. Jay Turner, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Jay Turner, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ. He graduated from Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ) and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.

2910 N 3rd Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85013

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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more than 81% of peers
Spine Deformities
more than 67% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
more than 58% of peers

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5  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurological Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Turner does not have any board certifications listed.

32  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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19  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.


  • The College of New Jersey
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ)
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Barrow Neurological Institute, Department of Neurosurgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Barrow Neurological Institute, Department of Neurosurgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • San Diego Spine Foundation, Complex Spine / Spinal Deformity
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Schulthess Clinic, Complex Spine / Spinal Deformity / Spinal Tumor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Turner has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Turner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Turner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Turner to family and friends
12 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Turner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Turner just performed a cervical disk desiccation and I am home recovering. Dr. Turner is very friendly, kind and thorough. I was impressed with him at our first meeting to discuss surgery, and now that the surgery is completed, I feel confident the work he did was exceptional. Very...more
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Having spine surgery can be a frightening experience. You're in so much pain before the surgery and the uncertainty of what you will feel after is enough to rattle your nerves. Dr. Turner was extremely knowledgable with my case and his bedside manner is worth a 10 star review. So happy to have...more
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Hi,I meet a fine human and, even a Greater Person. Dr. Turner received me at the Barrows Clinic in PHX. . After His exam, as I was checking Him out, This Man is "The Real Deal".He spoke to me not down to me as He discussed the big boy version what I needed and ASAP. I rose from my chair, looked Him...more
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One of the finest surgeons I have met. He is caring and compassionate. I am very lucky I found him when I moved from Chicago.
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Dr. Turner did a great job on my cervical spine in February 2017 and have not had a single day of pain since then! Thanks for a great job Dr Turner!!
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