Dr. John Schmidt III, MD

Dr. John Schmidt III, MD

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Age 66
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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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Top Care Areas

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Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 92% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • 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
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20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schmidt III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schmidt III's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schmidt III

3.7

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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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Greta Wilkinson in Charleston, WV – Jan 10, 2018
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Outstanding job
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Stephen price in Oak Hill wv – Feb 06, 2016
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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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Janice in Beckley – Jan 29, 2016
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