Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD

Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD

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Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 40 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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Dr. Elisevich's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elisevich treats Brain Disorders more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Elisevich treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elisevich treats Low Back Pain more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Elisevich treats this condition more than 47% of his peers

Epilepsy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elisevich treats Epilepsy more than 44% of his peers

Dr. Elisevich treats this condition more than 44% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Centrotemporal Epilepsy
  • Continuous Spike-Wave During Slow Sleep Syndrome
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic-Astatic Crisis
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Familial, Infantile Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Dominant Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Recessive Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Occipital
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized, Susceptibility to
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 1
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 2
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 3
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 4
  • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
  • Epilepsy, Progressive, Myoclonic 3
  • Infant Epilepsy With Migrant Focal Crisis
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Photosensitive Epilepsy
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Sleep-Related Epilepsy
  • Temporal Epilepsy, Familial
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Dr. Elisevich's conditions and procedures:

Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
Glioma
Gliomatosis Cerebri
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intractable Epilepsy
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Metastatic Cancer
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Cancer
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neurostimulation
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 Cord Stimulation
Spinal Stenosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Temporal Epilepsy, Familial
Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kost Elisevich, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University of Western Ontario, Ontario in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery and epilepsy & neurophysiology.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology

Board Certifications

Education

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

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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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Cigna PPO
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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
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