Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
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Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD
Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Grand Rapids, MI. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Elisevich is affiliated with Spectrum Health - Blodgett Hospital and Spectrum Health Medical Center - Butterworth Hospital.

25 Michigan St NE Ste 6100

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Contact Information

(616) 267-8282

Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD

Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Spectrum Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Elisevich's Experience

Dr. Elisevich's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Neurosurgery
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
  • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Cancer
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Temporal Epilepsy, Familial
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy


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  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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.


  • University Of Western Ontario
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Western Ontario, Ontario
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Montreal Genl Hosp-McGill U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Montreal General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Montreal Neur Inst-McGill U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Wayne St U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elisevich has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elisevich's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elisevich to family and friends
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Elisevich's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Eastpointe, MI |
Dr Elisevich gave me my life back. I have been seizure free for 11 yrs now. He was a wonderful, kind, miracle worker. I will always call him my guardian angel.
in Las Vegas, NV |
I am now 5 years post op. Dr. Elisevich gave me life back. He was kind, caring and clearly a very good surgeon. He is dedicated to helping people. Though I don't remember much around the time of surgery, I will never forget him. Thank you doctor.
in Farmington, MI |
Incredibly talented neurosurgeon! I'm finally seizure free. Dr. Elisevich gave me my life back. He's so kind and caring. He's my angel.
Amazing!!! Along with his team, CURED me, 100% of Epilepsy!!!! Love him. He is kind, caring, focused, and INTERESTED in EVERY word I said.
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Dr. Elisevich accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO
  • Spectrum Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Elisevich has admitting privileges

Spectrum Health - Blodgett Hospital
1840 Wealthy St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
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Spectrum Health Medical Center - Butterworth Hospital
100 Michigan St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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