Dr. Mark Hnilica, MD

NeurosurgeryMaleAge 56

Dr. Hnilica
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Forsyth Brain and Spine Surgery

185 Kimel Park Dr Ste 201 Winston Salem, NC 27103

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(336) 765-6637

Dr. Mark Hnilica, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Winston Salem, NC. He is affiliated with Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hnilica to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Hnilica's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hnilica treats Low Back Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Hnilica treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hnilica treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Hnilica treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
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Osteoarthritis of Spine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hnilica treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Hnilica treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Hnilica's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chordoma
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Upper Back Pain

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Dr. Hnilica accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna PPO
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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Dr. Hnilica's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hnilica

4.7

Based on 16 ratings

5 Stars
87.5%
(14)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
6.25%
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2 Stars
6.25%
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1 Star
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I had neck surgery 6 years ago and no problems at all... He has a great bedside manner,, personality and person... If I ever had to have a neurosurgeon again it would be him and I just recommend my son to him...
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Anita Bowman – Jun 16, 2021
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Brilliant Surgeon!! They don't get any better than this.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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5 people found this helpful
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Christen Trout in Walnut Cove, NC – Jan 13, 2018
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After suffering with back pain and jumping through all the insurance hoops via therapy and pain management with no relief, I was finally able to find Dr Hnilica and he has been as absolute God Send! 3 days out of surgery and feeling great! I will absolutely recommend Dr. Hnilica to anyone experiencing back pain and needing surgery. I can not express my thanks to Dr. Hnilica enough, I will have my mobility back and finely be able to enjoy life with out pain!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
8 people found this helpful
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Ann Stamper in Advance, NC 27006 – Jan 22, 2017
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He is a great Dr my surgery went great and I have had no problems with anything that he done.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
10 people found this helpful
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Keith jones in Mocksville n.c – Dec 24, 2015
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Biography

Dr. Mark Hnilica, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Winston Salem, NC. He is affiliated with Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center. He is accepting new...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Baylor College Of Med
Residency Hospital
Baylor University
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Mark Hnilica, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Hnilica has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Mark Hnilica, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Mark Hnilica, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hnilica frequently treats Low Back Pain, Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), and Osteoarthritis of Spine. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hnilica treats.

Where is Dr. Mark Hnilica, MD's office located?

Dr. Hnilica's office is located at 185 Kimel Park Dr Ste 201, Winston Salem, NC 27103. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Forsyth Brain and Spine Surgery

North Carolina Sports Medicine Institute Pllc185 Kimel Park Dr Ste 201 Winston Salem, NC 27103
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Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

Winston Salem, NC

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received