Dr. Luis Rodriguez, MD

Dr. Luis Rodriguez, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Luis Rodriguez, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mi Med Sch in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

601 5th St S Ste 511

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
more than 91% of peers
Brain Surgery
high
more than 85% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • 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)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • 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
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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20  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

  • Univ Of Mi Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Primary Childrens Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rodriguez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rodriguez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rodriguez

3.7

Based on 6 reviews

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1 Star
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Waited for the doctor more than 12 hours, wanted to know the results of the MRI, He came the next morning, answered my questions briefly, unclearly, didn’t know what he was saying.I have a medical education, and what the doctor was saying was a boolsheet. I did not understand the diagnosis. Went...Read More
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Lawyer in Sarasota, FL – Aug 26, 2018
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My grandson was born in February of 2016 with an attached spine condition. I would like to thank Dr. Rodriguez for his excellent work regarding that issue. We were very concerned at the time, but the doctor performed a successful procedure, and today my grandson is a very happy, healthy baby....Read More
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Tampa, FL – Jul 27, 2016
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