Dr. Mamerhi Okor, MD

Dr. Mamerhi Okor, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Mamerhi Okor, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Emory Univ Sch Of Med in 2001 and specializes in neurosurgery.

510 20th St S

Birmingham, AL 35233

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 98% of peers
Myelopathy
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Okor does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • 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
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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13  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Emory Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Okor's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Okor

4.4

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
84.21052631578948%
(16)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
10.526315789473685%
(2)

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I was sent to Dr. Okor through UAB Highlands Pain Clinic. I have spinal stenosis also bulging disc l4 and l5, I have been in pain for years. The epidurals did nothing for me. So one of the doctors suggested I see an Neurosurgeon. Thank God she did. Dr. Okor examined me. Looked at my films and...Read More
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Faye K. in BIRMINGHAM – Dec 07, 2017
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My husbands Neurosurgeon. After being diagnosed with NSCLC and VATS surgery he began to show symptoms of NPH. We were losing him mentally. NPH was diagnosed after a brain MRI checking for cancer. Dr Okor performed his shunt surgery early 05/17 with no guarantee. Thank you Dr Okor, my husband is...Read More
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P Richardson in Alabama – Jul 25, 2017
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Amazing doctor!!! Recently operated on my father who had sever back pain for the last 2 years due to a mass on his vertebrae. After surgery my father now has no pain.
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Loxley, Alabama – May 19, 2017
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I was currently in a car wreck about 6 months ago and she performed a fusion on my neck and done an immaculate job! I would highly recommend Dr. Okor
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Madison in Gadsden, AL – Apr 08, 2017
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