Dr. Joseph Koziol, MD

Dr. Joseph Koziol, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Joseph Koziol, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in West Orange, NJ and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

101 Old Short Hills Rd Ste 409

West Orange, NJ 07052

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Koziol performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Myelopathy
high
more than 87% of peers
Spondylosis
high
more than 87% of peers
Neuroplasty
normal
more than 67% of peers

Dr. Koziol's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

46  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
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Med Dentistry
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • UMDNJ University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Koziol has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Koziol's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Koziol to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Koziol's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Koziol saved me from being paralyzed. Cancer had deteriorated the T12 bone in my spine. It had collapsed into my spinal cord. He removed the cancer ridden bone filled it with a cement like structure, Put in a rod and six screws in my back. I was up walking in two - three days, no rehab and I...more
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Dr. Koziol is amazing. He listens to and cares for his patients with exceptional clarity and empathy. He takes time to truly listen to concerns & provides individualized treatment options. He recognizes the physical and emotional pain in his patients and does his best to address his patients'...more
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He is a wonderful physician. He has operated on several family members and friends and everyone single one has had a great outcome. He is also a very kind and caring man with a great bedside manner..
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He is a caring man. Very humble and very talented. He performed surgery on my spouse, on his back. Today years after the surgery is still perfect! He is an artist.
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