Dr. John Pollina Jr, MD

Dr. John Pollina Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. John Pollina Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Williamsville, NY. He graduated from State University Of New York At Buffalo and specializes in neurosurgery.

180 Park Club Ln Ste 100

Williamsville, NY 14221

Contact Information

(716) 839-9402

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Disorders
very high
more than 86% of peers
Spinal Fusion
high
more than 89% of peers
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
high
more than 87% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • State University Of New York At Buffalo
    Medical School | Graduated
  • SUNY/B Education Consortium Surgical Res Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • SUNY/B Education Consortium Neurosurgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Roswell Park Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pollina Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pollina Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pollina Jr

3.6

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
63.1578947368421%
(12)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
31.57894736842105%
(6)

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Dr. Pollina is simply the absolute best neurosurgeon around! This man is absolutely brilliant! His office staff is wonderful as well.
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Terrible experience. Would not recommend him to anyone. Waited for an appointment for 3 weeks, went in 3 min. late. Gave all of my information to the receptionist. Waited...had another receptionist tell me he won't take me because I was late. Yes, I was 3 min. late, but had all of my paperwork...Read More
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Dr. Pollina is a fantastic surgeon. He takes the time to explain everything in detail to you and is never bothered by any questions like most surgeons are.
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Very good Doctor
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