Dr. Jerone Kennedy, MD

Dr. Jerone Kennedy, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Jerone Kennedy, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Cloud, MN and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1200 6th Ave N Ste 201

Saint Cloud, MN 56303

Contact Information

(320) 240-2836

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
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Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 95% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
more than 84% of peers
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
more than 82% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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18  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Howard University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Minn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Minn Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Jerone Kennedy, MD
Dr Kennedy performed my extensive restorative back surgery in 2007 , and I had to wear TLSO for 5.5 months after . I have gone 11 years almost without any problems ... He is a God send!!! He saved my quality of life! I have been forever grateful and will not ever use anyone else for future...Read More
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Lorelle Allakhverdiyev in Edina , MN – Feb 08, 2018
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Hands down the best doctor and surgeon I have ever met.
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John in Mn – Sep 01, 2017
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Dr. Kennedy is an absolutely excellent doctor and I will recommend him to anyone who would need a Neurosurgeon. Dr. Kennedy is not only completely knowledgeable he also had a wonderfully kind and understanding approach when speaking to me, my husband, and all of my family. Dr. Kennedy never once...Read More
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Susan B. in South Haven – Apr 13, 2017
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Dr. Kennedy did a decompression and lamenectomy for me last june and he did a fantastic job! He was very patient with us and our questions, he took his time with me pre and post surgery. My scar is almost nonexistent and i healed pretty fast! I highly recommend Dr. Kennedy!
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MattieS in Sartell, MN – Jun 11, 2016
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