Dr. Paul Spurgas, MD

Dr. Paul Spurgas, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Paul Spurgas, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Schenectady, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1101 Nott St

Schenectady, NY 12308

Contact Information

(518) 243-3387

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MVP Health Care

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Spurgas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spurgas treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Spurgas treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Neuroplasty
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spurgas performs Neuroplasty more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Spurgas performs this procedure more than 64% of his peers

Brain Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spurgas treats Brain Disorders more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Spurgas treats this condition more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Spurgas' 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 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
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Paracentesis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Spurgas, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Schenectady, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1982
Albany Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1977
Albany Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1976
Temple University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1982
1977
1976

Awards

Dr. Spurgas' Reviews

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2.3

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The staff at the office for Dr Spurgas are amazing, you have any questions with paperwork they either answer the phone right away or they get back to you very fast. The nursing staff in the office are hard working, any questions they help assist you. Very compassionate. Pa Jon Streeter is great. He...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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Ellis Hospital

Schenectady, NY

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