Dr. Lawrence Rapp, MD

Dr. Lawrence Rapp, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Lawrence Rapp, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pontiac, MI and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in neurosurgery.

44555 Woodward Ave Ste 505

Pontiac, MI 48341

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Rapp performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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16  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rapp has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rapp's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rapp to family and friends
28 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Rapp's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Rapp saved my life May 2017! I can never say how much I admire his skills, his professionalism, how he truly cared for me as a person and not just another case. Everyone that has been his patient gets his full attention and care. You can tell a compassionate person by their facial expressions,...more
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A++++ doctor. THE best neurosurgeon hands down! I will NEVER go anywhere else...ever. Yes the office staff could be much better BUT the key here is a very intelligent kind compassionate and caring physician who 200% knows what he's doing and I believe is hands down THE best! You wanna gripe about...more
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This guy is a brilliant caring surgeon. When I was told by multiple Doctors my cervical spine was to far gone to fix he fixed it. Caring visited me in the hospital. Explained to me the issues that were wrong and showed me on my MRI. I went to other Doctors who didn't even know what they were...more
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What an amazing job this doctor has done diagnosing my back and neck problems and treatment. At time long waits but I don't mind when I know the best care out there
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After 10 years., and many Dr's appointment s. I was living in North Carolina. Was in a constant huge amounts of pain. Many said they could not help me. The ones that said they could, I couldn't trust. Doc did a fantastic job on me. I was in bed for 6 years, this Doctor truly stepped up to the...more
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