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Dr. Kenneth Renkens, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 65

Dr. Renkens

Dr. Kenneth Renkens, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Carmel, IN and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Renkens accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
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Dr. Renkens' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Renkens treats Spine Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Renkens treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Renkens performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Renkens performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Renkens treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Renkens treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Renkens' conditions and procedures:

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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kenneth Renkens, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Carmel, IN and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

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Dr. Renkens' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Renkens

3.7

Based on 60 reviews

5 Stars
65%
(39)
4 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
1.6666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
30%
(18)

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I have been to several neurosurgeons since I fell down a flight of stairs in 1985, and I must say Dr, Renkens did the best job on 1/4/19 of all of my previous 7 neck and back surgeries! At 70 years of age I am now able to lead an active and productive life thanks to Dr. Renkens and his...Read More
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I would highly recommend Doctor Renkens and his staff..He has done two neck fusions and 3 back surgeries getting ready for another back surgery..before my surgeries I could not turn my neck or look up or down without severe pain. He had me out of pain with my back but my job is hard on the...Read More
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Dr. Renkens and staff at Indiana Spine Group were wonderful - would highly recommend them.
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I have been going to Dr. Renkens since 2005 and have been very happy with all that he and his staff have done for from the two neck fusions to this last back surgery for disc problems.
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Dr. Renkens is compassionate, capable, and thorough.
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Indiana Spine Group

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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