Dr. John Cole IV, MD

Dr. John Cole IV, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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44 y/o
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Dr. John Cole IV, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

BHMG Center for Advanced Neurosurgery

3900 Kresge Way Ste 41

Louisville, KY 40207
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Cole IV's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lumbar Spine Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cole IV treats Lumbar Spine Fracture more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Cole IV treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cole IV treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 97% of his peers

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cole IV treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Cole IV treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Cole IV's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Baptist Health Medical Group is a comprehensive, multispecialty network of physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Our providers are committed to providing compassionate, patient-centered care and strive to treat our patients the way we would want to be treated, every time, at every Baptist Health location.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2000
University of Kentucky
Medical School
2000

Awards

Dr. Cole IV's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cole IV

4.4

Based on 13 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr Cole was wonderful with my wife. She had a 6/7 neck fusion. Her pain was eliminated, her strength returned, and she now lives a full healthy life.
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I was a patient of Dr Cole's and he performed a neck fusion. My appts were changed without giving me proper notice...my surgery was reschld without proper notice...i had someone ready to take me but at the last minute it was reschld and my husband (who is self employed) had to take off work. My...Read More
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Highly impressed and very satisfied with the way he explained everything to me. Respected the way he talked to me like he knew me instead of just a patient. And aftercare was exceptional!
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Very personable, caring, and will take time to answer questions
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Dr. Cole was very straight forward and honest. He tells you just how it is the options and lets and let me decide.
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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