Dr. Neil Troffkin, MD

Dr. Neil Troffkin, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Neil Troffkin, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Evansville, IN and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

520 Mary St Ste 470

Evansville, IN 47710

Contact Information

(812) 426-8410

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 96% of peers
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
more than 92% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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17  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Hp M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New England Med Center Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Troffkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Troffkin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Troffkin

3.2

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
45.945945945945944%
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When I commented to multiple nurses at Deaconess Gateway & Midtown about how exhausting Dr. Troffkin is (dealing with his arrogance, trite comments) one of them said, "well, he is one of the top 3 Neurologists in the country."I replied, "my father had one of the top 3 heart surgeons in the country...Read More
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Mar 12, 2018
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Negligent! Surgery itself was successful but post op - negligence! Severe issues! His PA and hospital nurses were invaluable. DO NOT choose him.
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Jan 29, 2018
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I am very blessed to be a patient of Dr. Troffkin. He was able to remove a massive brain tumor that could have easily killed me. He is very capable and skilled, and I have nothing but great things to say about him and his staff. His level of dedication and expertise in his field, came theough...Read More
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Jan 09, 2018
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In short, Dr. Troffkin saved my life. He is simply matter of fact as it relates to your condition and your prognosis. Dr. Troffkin will not ask you about your day, your dog, your kids or what your favorite team is. He is all business. Having said that, this man and his staff care deeply for...Read More
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John Stevens in Evansville, IN – Nov 17, 2017
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Dr. Troffkin saved my daughter's life's back in 2008. She had chiari malformation and almost died. She code blue 5 times in one day. If it wasn't for God working through this Dr. My daughter wouldn't be here today or even able to walk. Actually she should be in a wheel chair but she's not. He's is...Read More
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Debbie Mathieu in Hopkinsville – Nov 09, 2017
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