Dr. Patrick Pritchard, MD

Dr. Patrick Pritchard, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Patrick Pritchard, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

510 20th St S

Birmingham, AL 35233

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Broken Neck
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 99% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Pritchard does not have any board certifications listed.

57  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • 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
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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19  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • National Naval Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Albany Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Alabama
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pritchard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pritchard

4.4

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
10%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
10%
(1)

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He was very kind and courteous. He spent a lot of time with me and explained all of my options and if surgery was chosen what that would involve. He helped me when other Doctors said that they couldn't do anymore. I would highly recommend Dr. Pritchard.
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Birmingham, AL – Mar 19, 2017
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In 2010, Dr. Kenneth G. Saag recommended Dr. Pritchard as the best Neurosurgeon to perform surgery on me after discovering I was walking around with a broken neck. I had told Dr. Saag something was wrong with me because I was looking where I was going (I thought) but I was running into walls. My...Read More
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Alexzandra Crittendon in Birmingham, AL 35243 – Apr 26, 2016
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