Dr. Joseph Scogna, MD

Dr. Joseph Scogna, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Joseph Scogna, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Langhorne, PA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Temple Univ Sch Of Med in 1975 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1205 Langhorne Newtown Rd Ste 210

Langhorne, PA 19047

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Low Back Pain
high
more than 88% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Scogna'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*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • 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 Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • 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
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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16  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Temple Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Pennsylvania Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Pa Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Temple U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scogna has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scogna's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scogna to family and friends
21 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Scogna's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Scogna saved my husband's life 6 years ago after he suffered a traumatic brain injury. It was Memorial Day & Scogna was the neuro surgeon on call. He responded quickly & preformed brain surgery immediately. My husband made a full and complete recovery. If not for the scar on his head you would...more
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Had a great experience with Dr. Scogna, he saw what the problem was and he took care of it and not giving me the run around that other doctors did, his staff was also great they made all my appointments for me, no extra stress, Dr Scogna and his staff very friendly, I personally feel they all went...more
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Thank you Dr. Scogna my back is 100% I have my life back thanks to you!!!
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Discetomy, ruptured disc. Performed surgery after 6 months of Hell. 3 yrs later and still as good as new. Highly recommended.
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