Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD

Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Western Ontario, Ontario in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery and epilepsy & neurophysiology.

25 Michigan St NE Ste 6100

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Contact Information

(616) 267-8282

Insurance Accepted

  • 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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2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • 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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10  Procedures

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  • 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
  • Wayne St U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Montreal Neur Inst-McGill U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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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