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Dr. Paul Waguespack, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Waguespack

Dr. Paul Waguespack, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery, movement disorders surgery, and more.


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(225) 768-2050

Dr. Waguespack accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana Health Benefit Plan of Louisiana
Louisiana Workers Compensation
MultiPlan
Peoples Health
PPO Plus
Tricare
Triwest
Verity Healthnet
WellCare

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Dr. Waguespack's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waguespack performs Brain Surgery more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Waguespack performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Spondylosis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waguespack treats Spondylosis more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Waguespack treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Brain Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waguespack treats Brain Disorders more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Waguespack treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Waguespack's conditions and procedures:

  • 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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Waguespack, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery, movement disorders surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Movement Disorders Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Brigham & Women's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2002
University Of Tennessee-Memphis Neurosurgery
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1997
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1994
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1989
University Of Notre Dame
Undergraduate School
2002
2002
2002
1997
1994
1989

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4.5

Based on 8 reviews

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1 Star
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Very friendly. Interested in my complaints. Took a lot of time with me.
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