Dr. Mark Spatola, MD

Dr. Mark Spatola, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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63 y/o
(31)

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Dr. Mark Spatola, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Orange Park, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Orange Park Neurosurgery

2021 Kingsley Ave Ste 101

Orange Park, FL 32073
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Gallagher Basset
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • Private HealthCare Systems

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. Spatola's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spatola treats Spondylosis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Spatola treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spatola treats Spine Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Spatola treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spatola treats Spinal Stenosis more than 95% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our mission:
-do what's best for the patient
-avoid surgery if possible
-do the best, safest, smallest operation possible
-explain the risks, benefits and alternatives to surgery
-aim for the best possible result...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1988
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1982
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1982
  • 1981
    New Jersey Med Sch UMDNJ
    Medical School
    1981
  • 1977
    Johns Hopkins University
    Undergraduate School
    1977

Awards

Dr. Spatola's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Spatola

4.1

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
74.19354838709677%
(23)
4 Stars
3.225806451612903%
(1)
3 Stars
3.225806451612903%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
19.35483870967742%
(6)

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Dr. Spatola's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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When you are in pain and told MRI shows “bulge” in your spine only scary thoughts go through your mind. Dr Spatola went over the MRI with my wife and me, explained treatment options and truthfully provided his expert advice. I walked out of the office feeling relieved and ready to start my PT....Read More
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I’m a 26 year old young man that’s L5/S1 disc was badly ruptured 7mm+ protrusion on my sciatic nerve. Dealing with pain for 14 months and being told to deal with it I was referred to Dr. Spatola. Had my first appt and the Dr seemed to care about my well being and wanted to do what was best for me....Read More
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Never would I ever recommend him to anyone. I was worse after his surgery on my back, but he wouldn't even talk to me about anything else that might be done to help. Fortunately, I found a spinal genius in Gainesville (Dr. Cauthen--retired now) that literally saved my life. I also know several...Read More
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What can I say about Dr. Spatola that would express the gratitude that my wife and I have for this brilliant caring surgeon. Dr. Spatola gave my wife her life back by removing a golf ball size tumor from her brain. Although the tumor was no malignant it was wrapped around the optic nerve of her...Read More
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My mother recently had back surgery a few months ago in which she had a few nerves cut. She is more disabled now than she was before the surgery. The office staff are rude and act like they don't want to be bothered or care that a patient is worse off now than before surgery. You're supposed to...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice PPO
AvMed
AvMed HMO
AvMed POS
AvMed PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Card PPO
Blue Choice
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue HMO
Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
Blue Preferred
Blue Preferred PPO
Blue Solutions HMO
Blue Traditional
Blue Traditional HMO
Blue Traditional POS
Blue Traditional PPO
Federal Employee Program
Medicare Select HMO
State Employees Program
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Gallagher Basset
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Gold
Tricare
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Private HealthCare Systems
Tricare
Tricare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
CarePlus
Choice
Choice Plus
Choice Plus EPO
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus POS
Choice Plus PPO
Commercial HMO
Golden Rule HMO
Golden Rule POS
Golden Rule PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Options PPO
Secure Horizons
United Healthcare HMO
Worker's Compensation WC
WellCare

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