Dr. Kevin Judy, MD

Dr. Kevin Judy, MD

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Neurosurgery  |  
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60 y/o
(23)

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Dr. Kevin Judy, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Philadelphia, PA. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

909 Walnut St Fl 2

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Intergroup

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Top Care Areas

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Meningiomas
very high
more than 99% of peers
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Brain Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • UPMC Mercy
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • UPMC Mercy
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Judy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Judy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Judy to family and friends
3.8
based on 23 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Judy's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Conshohocken |
While a brilliant mind and an expert in his field, Dr. Judy's arrogance and dismissal of my mother's symptoms re-presenting soon after surgery has impacted our family's life for years.
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Philadelphia, PA |
Dr Judy performed brain surgery on my husband in 2013 to remove a grade 4 glioblastoma. He gave me and my family an additional 3 1/2 good years with my husband to cherish. I am extremely thankful to Dr Judy and his team for this blessing. He treated our family with respect and compassion. He...more
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in Media, PA |
Awful experience. Dr. Judy was curt and dismissive in discussing my dad's pituitary tumor. Not helpful at all in discussing options. During surgery, he only opened and closed, if that, and left the major part of the surgery to a resident. My dad was left with double vision and worse, never able to...more
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in Douglassville, PA |
I had a meningioma removed by Dr. Judy at Jefferson in 2013. Began seeing hm for the condition in 2010 at University of Penn. He was very kind, caring and explained everything so it was easy to understand. His bedside manner and level of care is phenomenal! I would highly recommend him!
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in Drexel Hill, PA |
Dr. Judy removed my tumor about 10 years ago, and during my treatment, I felt very important. This was because he took the time to explain every step of the surgical process and recovery. I had an amazing outcome that was the result of his experience, a team that was totally patient centric and...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Judy accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
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  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Devon Health
    Devon Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Intergroup
    Intergroup PPO
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • One Net
    One Net PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Private HealthCare Systems
    Private HealthCare Systems PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Judy has admitting privileges

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Methodist Hospital—Jefferson Health
2301 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
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Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
1500 Lansdowne Ave
Darby, PA 19023
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