Dr. John Birknes, MD

Dr. John Birknes, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Dr. John Birknes, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Norfolk, VA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 2001 and specializes in neurosurgery.

601 Childrens Ln Ste 5000

Norfolk, VA 23507

Contact Information

(757) 668-7990

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

3  Conditions Treated

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 2015
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Location: Norfolk, VA.
    State: Virginia
0 Sanctions

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  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Shriner's Hospital For Children
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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