Dr. Mark Linskey, MD

Dr. Mark Linskey, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Mark Linskey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Orange, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.

101 the City Dr S

Orange, CA 92868

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Linskey's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Linskey treats Meningiomas more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Linskey treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Linskey performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Linskey performs this procedure more than 90% 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
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Linskey treats Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Linskey treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
  • Astrocytoma
  • Benign Astrocytoma
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Chordoma
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Glioma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma

Dr. Linskey's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
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 Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Paracentesis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mark Linskey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Orange, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1993
    University Pittsburgh Health Ctrs
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1987
    University Pittsburgh Health Ctrs
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School
    1986

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Linskey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Linskey

4.4

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
84.61538461538461%
(22)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
15.384615384615385%
(4)

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Dr. Linskey is THE doctor you want to go to for brain metastasized cancer. Every other hospital/doctor we went to recommended WHOLE BRAIN radiation (WBR) if you have 7+ brain tumors, when WBR is known to cause neuropathy of healthy brain. Dr. Linskey & team will do targeted gammaknife treatments...Read More
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Dr. Linskey botched my wife's surgery but didn't want to admit to it. He kept giving us false hopes that my wife will get better but it's been over a year and she never did. I wish we never relied in his reviews and I wish we never met him.
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Dr.Linskey has too aggressive approach! Now I have very serious complications and they are permanent. Ugh! Look for a different neurosurgeon!
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Unfortunately, my experience was horrible with dr. Linskey. He ruined my life and my health. I was a healthy and active mom of two boys, but now after my transsphenoidal surgery that he performed, I became a disabled person. Right after the surgery, I developed a life-threatening complication and...Read More
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I told Dr Linskey at my post op that he’s a genius and he just laughed and said No I’m not, I’m an ordinary man. I literally adore this man. He has saved my life. He always explained things very carefully and in detail to me. He spent a fair amount of time in my pre-op explaining every single...Read More
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