Dr. Jay Turner, MD

Dr. Jay Turner, MD

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42 y/o
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Dr. Jay Turner, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ. He specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.

Barrow Brain and Spine

2910 N 3rd Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85013
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Turner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Scoliosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Turner treats Scoliosis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Turner treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
Spine Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Turner treats Spine Deformities more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Turner treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation

Dr. Turner's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Complex Spine Surgery
Cranial Trauma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Scoliosis
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Disc Arthroplasty
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Epilepsy
Failed Back Surgery Revision
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kyphosis
Kyphosis Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Meningiomas
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Myelopathy
Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pediatric Spinal Tumor
Pediatric Spine Surgery
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Scoliosis Surgery
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Instability
Spinal Reconstruction
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jay Turner, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ. He specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.

Specialties

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

Education

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

Dr. Turner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Turner

4.6

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
82.3529411764706%
(14)
4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
5.882352941176471%
(1)

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If I could I would give Dr Turner a 10. Nice, caring and very successful Doctor
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Looking forward for 11 months for appt. Demanded I get a MRI, CAT, Bone density n lab work prior to appt. He is a Dr. Little referral, great doctor. Dr. Turner was arrogant, and instead of writing or calling me, decided he wouldn't perform surgery. Disrespectful. Stigmatized me for pain meds I am...Read More
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Great surgeon, great bedside manner, and great follow up. He also has one of the best staffs I have ever met. Just very impressed by all of them.
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My layman's evaluation of Dr. Turner, as both a surgeon and a caring, insightful doctor, on a scale of 1 to 10 is an 11. My quality of life since my only-weeks-ago laminectomy is greatly improved. And my treatment, from the initial stenotic-spine evaluation, through the surgery, and to include...Read More
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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...Read More
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