Dr. Lucy Love, MD

Dr. Lucy Love, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 65
(32)
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Dr. Lucy Love, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 39 years. She specializes in neurosurgery.

3000 E Fletcher Ave Ste 230

Tampa, FL 33613

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Disorders
very high
more than 86% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
high
more than 85% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
high
more than 79% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Florida / Shands Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Fla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Love has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Love's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Love to family and friends
4.3
based on 32 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Love's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr Love and her staff are amazing. They are knowledgeable and extremely helpful. They helped me with two out of the ordinary issues to do with insurance. It took their time and they did not have to do it, but they wrote letters for me. Dr. Love did an excellent job of surgery. This was my...more
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Dr. Love is a wonderful surgeon however I wouldn't recommend her due to her incompetent office staff and her availability. It takes a month to get an appointment as an established patient. Her office staff is rude and the office manager is just as rude as the lady behind the front desk.
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I am so sorry to hear that my staff was rude and I will certainly speak to them so this can be avoided in the future.

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The total experience with Dr Love and her staff was excellent . Dr Love reviewed my MRI and explained to me what she could do to relieve my pain , I had spinal stenosis and the operation was uneventful for me with immediate relief from the pain that I had endured for 4 years . What a life changing...more
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Have been to 2 other Nero doctors was not satisfied at all. Would recommend Dr Love to anyone who ask. Love Dr Love!
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she visted my wife 11 dats in a row after her brain operations. she is wonderfull.
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