Dr. Louis P. Caragine Jr., MD

Dr. Louis P. Caragine Jr., MD


Neurosurgery | Male

4 reviews| Leave a review
You've got options
Here's a few other providers to consider
Filter Your Results

Learn about this doctor

Care Philosophy

Dr. Caragine Jr. specializes in Neurosurgery and practices in Cape Girardeau, MO. He practices at 1 location.

Are you Dr. Caragine Jr.? Add your own statement here.

Read more

Dr. Caragine Jr.'s Experience

Experience Match

See how Dr. Caragine Jr.'s experience matches your preferences.


For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.


Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Caragine Jr.

Dr. Caragine Jr. accepts 7 insurance carriers

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality
Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Caragine Jr. has admitting privileges.

Dr. Caragine Jr.'s Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caragine Jr. to family and friends
based on 4 total surveys (1 with a review)
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
  • Helpfulness
  • Staff
  • Scheduling
Experience with Dr. Caragine Jr.
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
Dr. Caragine Jr.'s Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (2)
Open Full Survey+
in Farmington Missouri |
He is awesome! And gave me a life back! Thank you so much Dr.
Have you seen Dr. Louis P. Caragine Jr., MD?
Are you Dr. Caragine Jr.?
Respond to your reviews and manage your personalized profile today!
Post your response

Compare Dr. Caragine Jr.

Compare this Doctor
View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.
View all 10 matches

Dr. Caragine Jr.'s experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Neurosurgery
  •  Board certified in Neurosurgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Missouri not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • “GUIDE TO AMERICA’S TOP SURGEONS” 2007 Edition, by the Consumers’ Research Council of America
    • Who’s Who in Science and Engineering 2008 – 2009, 10th Edition
    • TARGET„¥ FELLOW in Interventional Neuroradiology UCSF 2000 ¡V 2002
    • The GALBRAITH AWARD from the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, for “outstanding work” in cerebrovascular science, Seattle, October 1998.
    • AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES Wayne State University School of Medicine, Department of Neurological Surgery, 1998.
    • Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare 2006 - 2007, 6th Edition, and 2009-2010 edition.
    • Who’s Who in America 2008 and 2009 Editions
    • ABNS Primary Examination passed, April 1997
    • THE LAWRENCE MERVIS, MD TEACHER OF THE YEAR AWARD, from: The Ohio State University Department of Neurological Surgery, 2006
    • The Rhône-Poulenc Rorer Congress of Neurological Surgeon Scholarship Program, October 1999.
    • Who’s Who in the World 2008 and 2009, 25th and 26th Edition
    • 2000 Outstanding Scientists 2008/2009 by the International Biographical centre of Cambridge, England
    What is a recognized doctor
  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Caragine Jr. has no media or publications listed.

Background Check

  • n/a
    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Caragine Jr.'s Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Neurosurgery

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease


  • Medical School
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1989

  • Residency Hospital
    Department Of Neurological Surgery, Wayne State Univ. School Of Medicine, Dmc

    Completed in 2000

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Endovascular Neurosurgery/Interventional Neuroradiology Ucsf

    Completed in 2002

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Caragine Jr. does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Caragine Jr. and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.


  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Performed

  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization