Dr. Kimathi Doss, MD

Dr. Kimathi Doss, MD

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Dr. Kimathi Doss, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery and spinal cord injury medicine.

4950 Norton Healthcare Blvd Ste 205

Louisville, KY 40241

Contact Information

(502) 394-6390

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Dr. Doss' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Doss treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Doss treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Doss treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 94% of his peers

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

Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Doss treats Bone Disorders more than 94% of his peers

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

Dr. Doss' conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Gout
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Fracture
Hip Sprain
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Meningiomas
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Care Philosophy

At Norton Healthcare, we believe you - the patient - are the most important person to our practice. As the region's leading health care provider, we are committed to providing comprehensive, quality health care to all those we serve in a manner th...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2009
    University Of Louisville
    Residency Hospital
    2009
  • 2007
    University Of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2003
    University Of Louisville
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002

Awards

Dr. Doss' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Doss

4.3

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
16.216216216216218%
(6)

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  • Staff friendliness
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For me to have another spinal surgery in was ready scared of the not knowing. Dr Doss explained everything to where I understood everything clearly. He went over my MRIs and even showed me exactly what he was seeing and how he could correct it. He never once pushed me into having the surgery but...Read More
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If you are reading this then you are probably looking for a doctor. You will not find a better surgeon than Dr. Doss. Dr. Doss performed a 3 level ACDF on me 8/2017 and I am very happy with the results. I also found Dr. Doss by reading all the reviews I could find. I am now 7 months post op and...Read More
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Doctor Doss performed an emergency procedure on my Mother for a Subdural Hematoma. He was remarkable, his rapport with the patient is exemplary. The follow up from his team specifically CHris, the PA was wonderful. Since the initial procedure my Mom has experienced other complications caused by...Read More
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Dr. Doss always listens to you with great enthusiasm to helping you getting out of pain, he is the first person in 20 years to help me with my back pain and is willing to help me. I have great respect for him also because of the widespread pain I have is not just in one spot, it is in several...Read More
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Bluegrass Family Health
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Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Passport Health Plan
POMCO Group
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
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Norton Hospital

Louisville, KY

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