Dr. Nelson Oyesiku, MD

Dr. Nelson Oyesiku, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Nelson Oyesiku, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Emory University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1365b Clifton Road North East

Atlanta, GA 30322

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Oyesiku's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Oyesiku treats Meningiomas more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Oyesiku treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Craniopharyngioma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Oyesiku treats Craniopharyngioma more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Oyesiku treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Oyesiku treats Hydrocephalus more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Oyesiku treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Dr. Oyesiku's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nelson Oyesiku, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Emory University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1998
University Fla
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Emory University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
Emory University School Of Med
Residency Hospital
1987
Hartford Hospital
Internship Hospital
1986
Hartford Hospital University Conn
Fellowship Hospital
1982
U London
Medical School
1979
Univ Ibadan
Medical School
1998
1996
1993
1987
1986
1982
1979

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Oyesiku's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Oyesiku

4.4

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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Dr. Oyesiku performed Transsphenoidal surgery to remove pituitary tumor in Nov. '16. I cannot say enough about him & his colleagues. He was professional, explained everything; drawing diagrams on paper. He performed the 5 hour surgery- incredibly delicate- and I had a great result. His team...Read More
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He is the best with pituitary tumors. Magical hands and kind heart
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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