Dr. Katharine Cronk, MD

Dr. Katharine Cronk, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Katharine Cronk, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lawrence, MA and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2006 and specializes in neurosurgery.

354 Merrimack St Ste 1

Lawrence, MA 01843

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 96% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 93% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Cronk'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Cronk does not have any board certifications listed.

51  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
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • 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
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • 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
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cronk has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cronk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cronk's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cronk to family and friends
17 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Cronk's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I was closely followed & treated by Dr. Cronk and her staff at St. Elizabeth during the past 8 months due to C4/C5 disc that was herniated and pressing the nerves and caused a terrible pain for months. I warmly recommend Dr. Cronk, I feel lucky to be referred to her. Dr. Crock was highly...more
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Dr Cronk was amazing, I feel very fortunate to have been introduced to her. Her and all the staff at st. Elizabeth's Medical Center where wonderful,, My L4 and L5 discs where herniated and pressing on nerves, I had surgery January 16th at approximately 11 a.m. I was going home by 5 p.m. took 2...more
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Horrible was always very late 1st appointment 2 hrs late - 2nd appointment after 1hr 45 minutes never showed up at all 3rd appointment after 1hr 30 min never showed up at all and on fourth appointment after 45 minutes came in and suggested the complete opposite to get plan set out four months...more
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Shes great and helped my anxiety if my first surgery alot
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