Dr. Paul Marcotte, MD

Dr. Paul Marcotte, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Paul Marcotte, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Ottawa Faculty Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in neurosurgery.

3400 Spruce St Ofc FL3

Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
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Dr. Marcotte's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marcotte treats Bone Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Marcotte treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marcotte performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marcotte performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 99% of his peers

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

Dr. Marcotte's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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
Cauda Equina Syndrome
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
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
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
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Marcotte, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Ottawa Faculty Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1992
    Barrow Neur Institute St Josephs Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1992
  • 1990
    Ottawa Civil and Genl Hospital University Ottawa
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1985
    Ottawa Civil Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    University Of Ottawa Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1984

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Dr. Marcotte's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Marcotte

4.1

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
74.07407407407408%
(20)
4 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
1 Star
18.51851851851852%
(5)

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Gave me permanent nerve damage in a leg that was normal before he did my surgery. Bone fragments from my fusion were not properly secured, broke off, caused a huge blood clot. He had to open me up again the next day to remove the loose bone fragments and blood clot. Kept promising me for 2 years...Read More
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Ok just because a doctor has great reviews doesn't mean he's the one for you. I was frustrated just wanted answers, help understanding. His exams truly awful. My 2nd visit he told me 90% I'd be significantly better after a fusion. 5 years later I'm much worse. My new neurosurgeon told me a fusion...Read More
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I had been treating back pain for years. Then 2 yrs ago also experienced pain down my legs, feet, and butt. It became so painful to do anything. After getting treated by a couple of other Drs’ by having physical therapy, shots that no longer worked. I decided to call Dr Marcottes’ Office from...Read More
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Dr. Marcotte was fantastic. First time I saw him he said I there wasn't anything he could do, I wasn't ready yet for him. I went back and continued the treatments I was getting. A few years later I had gotten worse to where it was time for Dr. Marcotte to help me. He showed me he isn't a doctor...Read More
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He made decisions without listening and based upon a physical exam that lasted only 1 or 2 minutes
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