Dr. Nicholas Bambakidis, MD

Dr. Nicholas Bambakidis, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Nicholas Bambakidis, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIV SCH OF MED in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.

11100 Euclid Ave

Cleveland, OH 44106

Contact Information

(216) 844-1000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Chiari's Deformity
very high
more than 96% of peers
Meningiomas
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Bambakidis'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

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 Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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12  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bambakidis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bambakidis' Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bambakidis to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Bambakidis' 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 (2)

Seen him in 2012 had surgery 2013 would not recommend him or recommend university hospital ever the care and surgery results were poor from most not all but most. Drs manners are very poor decision for type of surgery got was very poor. Caused many other complications during surgery and following....more
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He and his team SAVED MY LIFE in January when he operated on my brain aneurysm for 8 hours! I am Completely Satisfied with the outcome. I Was forced into this situation by emergency and it was handled with the utmost confidence and professionalism by Dr. Bambakidis and his team! Thanks to him I'm...more
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