Dr. Jodie Levitt, MD

Dr. Jodie Levitt, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Jodie Levitt, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read her story

1327 E 2100 S Apt 101

Salt Lake City, UT 84105

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Dr. Levitt's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hydrocephalus
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Levitt treats Hydrocephalus more than 58% of her peers

Dr. Levitt treats this condition more than 58% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Brain Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Levitt treats Brain Disorders more than 54% of her peers

Dr. Levitt treats this condition more than 54% of her peers

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Levitt treats Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus more than 51% of her peers

Dr. Levitt treats this condition more than 51% of her peers

Dr. Levitt's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer Treatment
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation
  • Spondylolisthesis

About Me

My goal is to treat the patient as a person, explain why or why not surgery is a good option. I take the time each patient requires, and answer questions so they can understand.
I have designed my office to be accessible, warm and inviting.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
UMDNJ U Hosp/NJ Med Sch
Residency Hospital
1994
Ohio State University / College of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1990
Ohio State University / College of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1989
Medical College of Pennsylvania
Medical School
1982
McGill University
Undergraduate School
1996
1994
1990
1989
1982

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Levitt's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Levitt

4.5

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
(15)
4 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
11.11111111111111%
(2)

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We have known Dr LEVITT for over 18 years, when she was here in NY and PA she treated and operated on our son, she cared so much did everything for him she went Way beyond just being his doctor. There is no way to ever repay her for her kindness and love to our son. John has had to have over 70...Read More
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This is the Very Best Nuerosurgeon and person I have ever met!! She is a REAL person and Doctor that CARES!! And Listens!! 2 months ago I could barely walk. 6 years I waited for a diagnosis and treatment. After surgery for the condition, I walked from the hospital. Thank you Dr Leavitt you know how...Read More
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If you want the best Dr. in Neurosurgery, then you need to chose Jody. She is very personable and went the extra effort to diagnose me and my triple cervical disectomy. She new exactly what I was going through (because she was treated for the same condition). She took the time to go through the...Read More
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Dr Levitt is a very caring doctor. She throughly goes over medical conditions and discusses available options. Highly recommend.
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Dr. Levitt is my second opinion and I must say I wish she was my first. She is amazing. She makes you feel important and that my time is valuable as well as my concerns. I have had some bad experiences this past year and I have good faith she is going to be my answer to my problems. I am having...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Tricare
Humana
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