Dr. Lawrence Foody, MD

Dr. Lawrence Foody, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Lawrence Foody, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from St Louis Univ Sch Of Med in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

35 Michigan St NE Ste 3003

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Contact Information

(616) 242-0300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Foody's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hydrocephalus
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foody treats Hydrocephalus more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Foody treats this condition more than 50% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Brain Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foody treats Brain Disorders more than 32% of his peers

Dr. Foody treats this condition more than 32% of his peers

Dr. Foody's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Epilepsy
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Meningiomas
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lawrence Foody, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from St Louis Univ Sch Of Med in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1983
    St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1983

Awards

Dr. Foody's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Foody

4.0

Based on 11 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Foody did posterior fossa decompression surgery for chiari malformation for my sister and I 16 years ago. She was 9 and I was 13. We are both doing very well after all this time with no need for additional surgeries and no complications. Our scars are barely visible. I highly recommend him....Read More
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Dr. Foody saved my daughter's life. His steady hands clipped a cerebral aneurysm, and there is not a day over the last 20 years that I don't think of him.
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Dr Foody is amazing.
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Dr Foody was a cautious and skillful neurosurgeon for me!
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