Dr. Paul Camarata, MD

Dr. Paul Camarata, MD

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Dr. Paul Camarata, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Kansas City, KS and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, and more.

3901 Rainbow Blvd

Kansas City, KS 66160

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Camarata's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Camarata performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Camarata performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Camarata performs Brain Surgery more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Camarata performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Camarata treats Meningiomas more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Camarata treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma

Dr. Camarata's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Leukemia
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
All Lymphoma
Anemia
Aneurysm
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Broken Neck
Burkitt's Lymphoma
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colorectal Cancer
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Dentofacial Anomalies
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Epilepsy Surgery
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Lesion
Facial Reconstruction
Fracture
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Graft vs Host Disease
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Herniated Disc
Hypercoagulable State
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Intracranial Tumor
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Kidney Cancer
Larynx Conditions
Leukocytosis
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lung Cancer
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Melanoma
Meningiomas
Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Myelopathy
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Nerve Biopsy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neurofibromatosis
Neurostimulation
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Oral and-or Facial Athletic Injury
Oral Cancer
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pancytopenia
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Reticulosarcoma
Retina Diseases
Salivary Gland Cancer
Sciatica
Secondary Hypertension
Sickle Cell Disease
Skin Cancer
Skin Grafts
Skull Base Tumor
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylosis
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach Diseases
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thalassemia
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombocytosis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulnar Neuropathy
Urinary Disorders
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Camarata, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Kansas City, KS and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, and more.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Epilepsy
  • Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
Fellowship Hospital
University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
Residency Hospital
University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
Internship Hospital
1986
Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
Medical School
1986

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Camarata's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Camarata

4.3

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
9.523809523809524%
(2)
1 Star
9.523809523809524%
(2)

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Incredible surgeon and an even better person. Don't know where I'd be without him. After surgery I went to MD Anderson for a 2nd opinion on chemo treatment and after looking at my MRI's they were in awe of Dr. Camarata's work. We're so lucky to have him in Kansas city.
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I developed a brain true or and he spoke to me in a way that could easily understand what I was dealing with and he was so compassionate and positive about he could handle it. His staff is top notch too'! The all care about the patient and the best course of treatment. I would say hPaul is the best...Read More
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Hes awesome. I love him. I was the 1st patient to get the laser thermal ablation for epilepsy done in ku and he did great. Hes always very nice and scheduled appointments very quick.
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My meeting and experience with Dr. Camarata was nothing short of a blessing. His quick diagnosis and surgery decision resolved my many months of suffering. He is so kind and compassionate. I felt he was truly concerned about my quality of life and wanted to help. My pain was immediately relieved...Read More
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