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Dr. Patrick Tomak, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Tomak

Dr. Patrick Tomak, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from George Washington U, School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(203) 785-2791

Dr. Tomak accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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. Tomak's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tomak treats Myelopathy more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Tomak treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tomak treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Tomak treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tomak treats Spine Disorders more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Tomak treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Tomak'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
  • Broken Neck
  • 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
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • 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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Patrick Tomak, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from George Washington U, School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2004
Emory University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1998
Emory University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1997
George Washington U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
2004
1998
1997

Awards

Dr. Tomak's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tomak

4.3

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Does not like after hour calls He does not act professionally if he is disturbed. I do not trust a physician who becomes emotional and asks why you are calling him after office hours. Not a nine to five job. Would not ever return to him.
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He is the entire package. Brilliant Surgeon, bedside manner,kind and compassionate.You couldn't find any better Neurosurgeon!!
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Impeccable skills; technical, intellectual and surgical. Dr. Tomak's bed side manner and communication style was above and beyond. Took more time than he had on his calendar to explain surgical options and approach. Both pre-op and post op visits were comprehensive. His empathy and ability to...Read More
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Most amazing and compassionate physician I have ever dealt with. Would highly recommend to anyone!!
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Unlike another Dr that I went to who insisted to perform spine surgery due to 2 completely broken off discs, Dr. Tomak, listened to my concerns and decided not to perform spine surgery. He gave me alternative health care suggestions and told me it will take 6-8 weeks for my back to regenerate and...Read More
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