Dr. Juan Valdivia, MD

Dr. Juan Valdivia, MD

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Dr. Juan Valdivia, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tampa, FL. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

2727 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd Ste 460

Tampa, FL 33607

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  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Low Back Pain
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more than 74% of peers
Spondylosis
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more than 70% of peers
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
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more than 68% of peers

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Dr. Valdivia's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Valdivia "Juan Martin Valdivia-Valdivia, MD, is Board Certified in Neurological Surgery. He received his Doctor of Medicine at Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru. He then finished his General Surgery Internship at the University of Illinois at Chicago; and a Neurological Surgery Residency at the University of Arizona in Tucson, with rotations at Barrow Neurological Institute and Phoenix Children's Hospital. Dr. Valdivia-Valdivia went on to complete a Complex & Reconstructive Spine Surgery Fellowship at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, where he became a faculty member as Assistant Professor. He rounded out his training with a Neurosurgical Oncology Fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He comes to BayCare Medical Group from his role as Neurosurgery Section Chief, Section of Neurosurgery, at the Veteran's Administration Ann Arbor Healthcare System in Michigan, and Assistant Professor at the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Michigan. Dr. Valdivia-Valdivia's clinical interests include mainly complex and reconstructive spine surgery, namely Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery and Adult Scoliosis Surgery. Moreover, Endoscopic Skull base and Brain Tumor surgery. He has a special interest in resident and Physician education and outreach - particularly in his home country of Peru. In addition, he has an interest to develop basic science and clinical research in spine deformity surgery. Dr. Valdivia-Valdivia is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese, and French."
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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

51  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
  • 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
  • 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 Injury
  • 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

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Valdivia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Valdivia

4.3

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What People Say About Dr. Juan Valdivia, MD
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I had back surgery the first week of December 2017. After the surgery I never had to have any pain medicine. I have told four other people about him and all of them have been real happy with the results. He took the time to explain what he was going to do. When I returned in a month he was not...Read More
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Scotty McLendon in Lutz, FL – Aug 20, 2018
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very poor office staff.....didn't seem to want to help me........Avoid
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sal gutierrez in Hudson, FL – Oct 17, 2017
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He performed my first back surgery in 2011. After the surgery I was pain free for the first time in 17 years. After an accident in 2013 he preformed my second surgery and because of him I am still able to walk. I trust him with my life.
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Monica in Livonia MI – Apr 12, 2017
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