Dr. Michael Schlitt, MD

Dr. Michael Schlitt, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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64 y/o
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Dr. Michael Schlitt, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Burien, WA. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Franciscan Neurosurgery Associates - Burien

16259 Sylvester Rd SW Ste 502

Burien, WA 98166
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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Cerebrovascular Disease
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more than 69% of peers
Aneurysm
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more than 39% of peers
Spinal Fusion
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more than 14% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schlitt "Dr. Michael Schlitt is a board certified neurosurgeon. He provides the highest quality, most state-of-the-art neurosurgical care, in an environment that emphasizes the patient-doctor relationship. He advocates for his patients at all times. He offer a very broad range of neurosurgical services."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

9  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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Education

  • University of Alabama
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Ala
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University of Alabama National Hospital for Nervous Disease
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Schlitt's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schlitt

3.4

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
39.130434782608695%
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Excellent advice, extremely candid. Trusted Dr. Schlitt instantly, very comfortable with his counsel. Answered my questions readily & clearly.
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Tampa, FL – Jul 06, 2017
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Worst doctor EVER!!! I was referred to him because I needed hernited my disc @ work.. My MRI revealed I required URGENT surgery. I was a truck driver for over 35yrs. delivering heavy equipment, This was the ONLY time I EVER had an L&I claim. Schlitt said he did not deal with L&I cases. He lied in...Read More
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Dr. Schlitt RUINED My Life in Normandy Park, WA – Jun 21, 2017
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I WOULD RECOMMEND DR. SCHLITT, IN HEARTBEAT! HE HAS OPERATED ON MY BACK AND I NOW LIVE WITH INITIALLY A 50% DECREASE IN PAIN, THE NERVE PAIN IN MY RIGHT LEG IS GONE!!! STILL SOME TROUBLE, THAT I HAVE HAD SINCE AN INJURY IN 2012. I AM AMAZED AT HIS CLARITY OF CARE, HIS SWEET SPIRIT. HE'S STRICT...Read More
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RENI ROSE in Kent, WA – Jan 12, 2017
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If you are looking for a surgeon to treat hydrocephalus, keep looking; Dr Schlitt was neither competent nor candid in my treatment. He removed about 60 cc of brain mass trying to recover the old ventricular shunt & blamed its movement on a nonexistent fall. He ignored several days of crippling...Read More
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Bruce H in Gregory Heights, WA – Sep 21, 2016
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Painful and unnecessary Laminectomy come to find out. Kind of hands off approach especially when it came to following up etc.
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Michael G in Kent, WA – Jan 22, 2016
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