Dr. Luis Rodriguez, MD

Dr. Luis Rodriguez, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Luis Rodriguez, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

601 5th St S Ste 511

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

Contact Information

(727) 767-8181

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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rodriguez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rodriguez performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Rodriguez performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rodriguez treats Hydrocephalus more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Rodriguez treats this condition more than 99% 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 Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rodriguez performs Brain Surgery more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Rodriguez performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Rodriguez's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Paracentesis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Luis Rodriguez, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2005
Primary Childrens Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2004
University Of Michigan Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1997
University Of Michigan Hospitals
Internship Hospital
1996
University Of Michigan Medical School
Medical School
2005
2004
1997
1996

Awards

Dr. Rodriguez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rodriguez

3.9

Based on 7 reviews

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He is one of the best neurosurgeons. He saved my daughter on July 13th, 2018. She had a huge brain bleed and he successfully perfomed a craniotomy. She is alive and well thanks to him. He is amazing and very humble. I was truly blessed he saved my daughters life. Thank you Dr. Rodriquez.
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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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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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Blue Care HMO
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Tampa Bay CoreNet
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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