Dr. Michael Wang, MD

Dr. Michael Wang, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Michael Wang, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery and spinal cord injury medicine.

1321 NW 14th St Ste 306

Miami, FL 33125

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • EmblemHealth
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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. Wang's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wang treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Wang treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wang treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Wang treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wang treats Spine Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Wang treats this condition more than 100% 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

Dr. Wang's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • 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
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Decompression
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (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 Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tumor Resection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a surgeon who often sees patients who have had previous spinal surgery, I choose to specialize in complex spinal disorders and their treatment. I understand that coming to see a doctor in the University setting is more time consuming and complicat...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2002
University Of Miami Jackson Meml Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Lac University Of Southern Cal
Residency Hospital
1997
Los Angeles County and Usc Med Center
Internship Hospital
1996
Stanford University
Medical School
1991
Stanford
Undergraduate School
1991
UCLA School Of Public Health
2002
2001
1997
1996
1991
1991

Languages

  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • English

Awards

Dr. Wang's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wang

3.2

Based on 55 reviews

5 Stars
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(30)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
43.63636363636363%
(24)

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One of the finest surgeons i have experienced in my 70 Yrs.... He accomplished this delicate spinal surgery with an accomplished hand and mind.. Arrived with substantial discomfort and pain and left a day later with no pain and two small bandages... Thanks Doctor Wang
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I would never recommend this doctor. We went to him because he supposedly had "special knowledge" of my wife's condition surrounding the cervical dislocation.He performed a fusion. After 3 weeks post surgery, he advised her to stop using the neck brace. I having some familiarity with her condition...Read More
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I would leave a ZERO if I could. This man performed a C3-C7 fusion on me, and upon my 3-month post surgical follow-up he screamed at me and my husband saying that "IT FAILED!" I left his office in shock and in tears and have spent years dealing with the repercussions of his bad surgery which has...Read More
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He is a absolute genius! The wait to see him is very long but now I know why! I had a very complicated cervical spine surgery and It was a total sucesss!
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Dr. Wang performed my back surgery/fusion on July 2017 and he is my life savior! I cannot understand how someone could leave a negative review of a doctor who is brilliant, dedicated and caring. I can walk, dance, exercise and live a normal life thanks to him.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Coventry Health Care of Florida
Employer Group Open Access HMO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
POMCO Group
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO
United Healthcare
UPMC Health Plan
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC