Dr. Kurt Schroeder, MD

Dr. Kurt Schroeder, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Kurt Schroeder, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1980 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2450 E River Rd

Tucson, AZ 85718

Contact Information

(520) 795-7750

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Schroeder's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schroeder treats Spondylosis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Schroeder treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Herniated Disc
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schroeder treats Herniated Disc more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Schroeder treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schroeder performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Schroeder performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy

Dr. Schroeder's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kurt Schroeder, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1980 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1986
    University Of Michigan Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1981
    University Of Michigan Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School
    1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Schroeder's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schroeder

2.4

Based on 58 reviews

5 Stars
34.48275862068966%
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4 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
5.172413793103448%
(3)
1 Star
60.3448275862069%
(35)

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Assigned to our elderly parent in the ER. Tried to make us feel guilty for her poor state and made us feel stupid about our questions. He explained that the parent had a minor fracture on one side of the vertebrae. On follow up visit he denied he ever said it was minor and a neck brace would be...Read More
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Dr Schroeder is the most arrogant and cruel doctor I have ever met. His answer for every question was demeaning and rude. He felt it necessary to lecture me at every opportunity on how stupid and uninformed my questions were. His office staff was fine.
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Very thorough, informative, and able to explain procedures without talking down to me regarding my brain tumor. I felt at immediate ease and had no problem discussing my situation and its remedies. His background is one of great competence and his personality is extremely reassuring. When I go...Read More
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Zero likelihood of recommending Dr. Schroeder. Today my wife came home from her appt with Dr Schroeder in tears. She had the MRI's done, spoken with Schroeder's office to confirm they had her MRI - twice. They told her she was all set. Dr. Schroeder rudely informed my wife that it was the wrong...Read More
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3 weeks after back surgery I walked 3 miles and biked for 15 minutes. Dr. Schroeder and Dr. Liu were informative, caring, positive, and professional in every way. St. Joseph hospital was very good. The nurses, prep nurses and surgical nurses were bright, cheerful, and consumed with patient care....Read More
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