Dr. Marco Marsella, MD

Dr. Marco Marsella, MD

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Age 63
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Dr. Marco Marsella, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tempe, AZ and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Di Firenze in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery and cerebrovascular neurosurgery.

4515 S McClintock Dr Ste 115

Tempe, AZ 85282

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CopperPoint Mutual
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Mercy Care
  • SCAN Health Plan
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Dr. Marsella's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Brain Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marsella treats Brain Disorders more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Marsella treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Traumatic Brain Injury
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marsella treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Marsella treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marsella performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Marsella performs this procedure more than 62% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery

Dr. Marsella's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor 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 Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Craniotomy
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Pituitary Surgery
Pituitary Tumor
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Secondary Malignancies
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Marco Marsella, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tempe, AZ and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Di Firenze in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery and cerebrovascular neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery

Education

  • University of Firenze / Faculty of Medicine And Surgery
    Internship Hospital
  • 1999
    University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1989
    University of Padova / Faculty of Medicine And Surgery
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1982
    University Di Firenze
    Medical School
    1982
  • 1973
    Liceo Scientifico Cavour Firenze, Italy
    Undergraduate School
    1973

Languages

  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Dr. Marsella's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Marsella

4.7

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1 Star
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Dr Marsella an amazing surgeon and human being. My family is beyond grateful for all he has done for our daughter. Not only is Dr Marsella a master of his craft he genuinely cares about his patients and helping them achieve the best results possible. We will forever be grateful.
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I really appreciate the candid and transparent way in which Dr. Marsella presents information. Being diagnosed with a brain tumor is shocking and emotional, and it really helps to have someone caring for you that 1) truly cares about your well-being and 2) discusses your procedure in a logical...Read More
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I had spinal surgery one year ago and found him to be truly the best. Kind, considerate, explains condition extremely well. A wonderful overall person plus his staff is so very helpful and kind.
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I would recommend Dr. Marsella to anyone. He took his time to be thorough, explain my predicament and the best course of action. I ended up undergoing surgery and felt very confident going in that things would go well, it seems Dr Marsella is a bit of a rockstar among the staff at Phoenix Baptist...Read More
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Dr. Marcella performed back surgery on me. The results were great. He is a very compassionate and skilled surgeon. He also has an awesome staff. Very personable and helpful.
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