Dr. Kenneth Renkens, MD

Dr. Kenneth Renkens, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Kenneth Renkens, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Carmel, IN and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

13225 N Meridian St

Carmel, IN 46032

Contact Information

(317) 228-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CHAMPVA
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart
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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

6  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Boston Universary
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Boston University Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Tufts New England Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Renkens' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Renkens

3.6

Based on 54 reviews

5 Stars
61.111111111111114%
(33)
4 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
1.8518518518518519%
(1)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(18)

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Fantastic job on my fusion surgery! Sir, you and your staff are consummate professionals. You have cured my pain and I'm having a fast recovery. Thank You so much!
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Michael Morgan in Daleville In. – Jun 26, 2018
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Excellent surgeon-2 spinal fusions (2013 & 2017). Love his staff too. However, I would NEVER return to Carmel St. Vincent hospital where my 2nd fusion was done. The first fusion was at West 86th Street St. Vincent- great experience.
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Patricia Smith in Zionsville , IN – May 25, 2018
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I had suffered from excruciating back pain for months and was referred to Dr Renkens for surgery. He was highly recommended by my pain specialist. He and his entire team were very professional and made me feel at ease. As soon as I woke up the horrible pain I had suffered was gone. My recovery was...Read More
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Kathy King in New Castle – Mar 03, 2018
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I cannot share enough positive words about the care and help Dr. Renkens provided for me. From the moment I walked into the Indiana Spine Center, I felt confident that I was in the correct place and in the best hands. Dr. Renkens took ample time to answer my questions and I felt very informed and...Read More
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Jessica Stout in Martinsville, Indiana – Feb 14, 2018
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Dr. Renkens is recommended to all of our friends and/or family that might have back issues. Our experience has only been positive with both he and his staff, ,in particular Jennifer Turner.
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Hal McGlinsey in Swayzee, IN – Jan 31, 2018
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