Dr. Opie Hollowell, MD

Dr. Opie Hollowell, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 79
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Dr. Opie Hollowell, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Brooksville, FL. He graduated from Yale University in 1957 and specializes in neurosurgery.

12082 Cortez Blvd

Brooksville, FL 34613

Contact Information

(352) 683-2312

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
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Low Back Pain
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more than 65% of peers
Spondylosis
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more than 41% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
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more than 29% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

28  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Vascular Disease

9  Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1957
  • U Va
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1955

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hollowell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hollowell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hollowell

3.0

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While Sr. Hollowell no longer performs surgery, his expertise is invaluable in diagnosing spinal issues and offering non surgical treatment. When surgery is required, he makes an appropriate referral. He is patient and caring and does not hurry through the diagnosis process.
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Dochuff in Spring Hill, FL – May 28, 2018
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Old school history and physical. Young physicians could learn from this gentleman. His repeat of relevant questions, and intent listening to the patient allows him to get a full unassuming picture of the ailment. He partners with the patient to agree on an appropriate treatment, and as a result...Read More
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Mike gauvin in Tampa florida – May 19, 2018
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