Dr. John Schmidt III, MD

Dr. John Schmidt III, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. John Schmidt III, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

415 Morris St Ste 400

Charleston, WV 25301

Contact Information

(304) 344-3551

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for West Virginia
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. Schmidt III's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schmidt III treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Schmidt III treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schmidt III treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Schmidt III treats this condition more than 94% 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
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schmidt III treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Schmidt III treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Schmidt III's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
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
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
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)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

www.wvneuro.com

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1985
    W Va University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1980
    Charleston Area Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School
    1979
  • 1973
    University Of Wyoming
    Undergraduate School
    1973

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schmidt III

3.7

Based on 9 reviews

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1 Star
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I was referred to Dr Schmidt by my neurologist for his evaluation of my 2 MRIs. He so very diplomatically told me my spine problems were a result of age (which it is) and trying to "fix it" would run a risk of doing more harm to me than there would be benefits. I appreciated his honesty and being...Read More
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Very rude. Never examined me. Said that I'm getting older and things don't work like they used to. Told me if it hurts then don't do it. I have herniated disks in my back and EVERYTHING hurts. What a waste of time and money. $257.36 for 1 visit for notbing!!
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Carelink PPO
Golden Rule
HealthSmart
Humana
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wells Fargo Insurance
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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CAMC General Hospital

Charleston, WV

Thomas Memorial Hospital

South Charleston, WV