Dr. Kenneth Rich, MD

Dr. Kenneth Rich, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Kenneth Rich, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5838 Six Forks Rd Ste 100

Raleigh, NC 27609

Contact Information

(919) 785-3400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rich's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rich treats Low Back Pain more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Rich treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rich treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Rich treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rich performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Rich performs this procedure more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy

Dr. Rich's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kenneth Rich, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1984
    U Ky Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1979
    U Ky Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School
    1978

Awards

Dr. Rich's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rich

3.9

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
53.84615384615385%
(7)
4 Stars
23.076923076923077%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
1 Star
15.384615384615385%
(2)

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Dr. Rich seemed very caring and from my research appeared to be a competent surgeon. When I returned to see him a month after the surgery with a horrible cough, he said it had nothing to do with my surgery and he couldn't help me, I needed to see my family practitioner. Thus began the most...Read More
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Dr. Rich performed neck and back surgery on me and I could not be more pleased with the results. Also he is so personable: not your typical neurosurgeon God complex personality.
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Dr. Rich has done 6 surgeries for me and my wife and I trust him with my care. He is very good at what he does and I have recommended him to several people.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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