Dr. Michael Drewek, MD

Dr. Michael Drewek, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Michael Drewek, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Golden, CO and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

660 Golden Ridge Rd Ste 250

Golden, CO 80401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Drewek performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Drewek's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Drewek "I favor an interactive approach. Often several options of care are available. I strive to work closely with the patient to develop a plan that fits their own lifestyle and personality."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • 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 Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Vanderbilt U/Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Drewek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Drewek's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Drewek to family and friends
25 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Drewek's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

I just met Dr. Drewek for the first time yesterday. I was comfortable with him right away. He is low key and thorough. He made sure he had the right xrays of my neck so that he could explain what is going on and what he thinks can be done about my pain. He made my appt. easy on a day I was...more
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Dr. Drewek not only didn't rush me, but I could tell he was genuinely listening to me. Those two things are key for me as a patient. He also explained things in a way that was easy to understand, and offered multiple options for treatment. Excellent care!
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Dr Drewek is the perfect surgeon; He will seek all alternatives before recommending surgery. And if surgery is necessary, he and his staff are extremely thorough, caring and most of all, competent. I had cervical fusion surgery done and was up and about in a week. After 1 year there have been no...more
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Dr. Drewek performed what I would describe as a very complicated surgery on my lower back with excellent results. He removed a cyst, a disc, installed screws and rods, corrected an offset spine, all associated with spinal stenosis. I'm an avid cyclist, and was concerned that my riding would be...more
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From initial office visit through surgery and follow up visits, Dr. Drewek has been an incredible health partner to take me through major surgery and down the road of giving me my life back. I cannot offer a higher rating than 5 stars, but Michael Drewek and his team deserve a 10.
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