Dr. Jobyna Whiting, MD

Dr. Jobyna Whiting, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
45 y/o
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Dr. Jobyna Whiting, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 10 years. She specializes in neurosurgery.

Baptist Health Neuroscience Center

8950 N Kendall Dr Ste 407W

Miami, FL 33176
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • CoreSource
  • Dimension Health
  • Dimension International
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Spondylosis
high
more than 86% of peers
Myelopathy
high
more than 82% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 70% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Whiting does not have any board certifications listed.

47  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • 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
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Florida
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Whiting has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Whiting has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whiting's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whiting

3.6

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
65%
(13)
4 Stars
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1 Star
35%
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30 minutes before my appointment the office calls to cancel because computers are down and they can’t see me. So I ask can’t the doctor hand write her notes, the doctor’s response is no to reschedule that she doesn’t do that. So you are telling me you can’t work without a computer, nice. No am...Read More
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R.E. in Miami, FL – Mar 15, 2018
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Nearly 3 years after my ACDF C5 - C6 & C6-C7 performed by Dr. Whiting I feel great, I am 54 years old I run 150 miles a month, do horseback riding, and go everyday to work on my Harley! Dr. Whiting is an extraordinary surgeon that changed my life, I will always be grateful to her. She was always...Read More
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Antonio Vazquez in Singapore, 01 – Aug 05, 2017
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Rude and arrogant Even though she is "neurologist", she won't discuss or answer anything not surgical. Like you are wasting my time. After 2 months appointment I was assigned to her the day before my appointment with another week appointment because surprisingly they found out my original doctor...Read More
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Bashar in Miami, Fl – Apr 26, 2017
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Extremely poor bedside manner, unwilling to answer pertinent questions, zero follow up, left in excrutiating pain. Would not recommend under any circumstances.
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Miami, FL – Apr 26, 2017
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Dr. Whiting is the best. I flew in from Central America with C5/6 and C6/7 issues on an emergency in February 2017. The entire staff at Baptist was fantastic. Dr. Whiting is a very focused Neurosurgeon. She may come across as rough but I call it VERY focused. That is what I want in a Neurosurgeon....Read More
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Dorrance Yount in Belize, BZ – Apr 25, 2017
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