Dr. Otakar Hubschmann, MD

Dr. Otakar Hubschmann, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Otakar Hubschmann, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in West Orange, NJ and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Charles University 1st Faculty Of Medicine in 1967 and specializes in neurosurgery.

101 Old Short Hills Rd Ste 409

West Orange, NJ 07052

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more than 71% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
more than 52% of peers
Herniated Disc
more than 52% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

48  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
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • 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
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Charles University 1st Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Albert Einstein College Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Albert Einstein College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Hubschmann's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hubschmann to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hubschmann's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I am 79 years old and considered a high risk patient. Dr Hubschmann took on the challenge of repairing my entire lumbar spine and gave me my life back. He consistantly communicated with my family to keep them up to date and answered all of their questions. He and his staff were always just a...more
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I would definitely recommend Dr. Hubschmann to anyone the needs his services. My mother had severe spondylolisthesis of the entire lumbar spine. She was a high risk patient due to her age (78) and the fact that she suffers from rheumatoid arthritis. His presurgical consult was very comprehensive...more
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Horrible pain before surgery. No pain after surgery. Dr. Hubschmann was great!
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Dr. Hubschmann & his residents denied that anything was wrong with me post operatively. I had complications from the moment I woke up from surgery. I knew that something was very wrong, but he wouldn't listen! When I went to another surgeon, after having all new tests,the new surgeon found that...more
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Post op complications from spinal fusion
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