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Dr. Peter Kinkel, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Kinkel

Dr. Peter Kinkel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(716) 632-9399

Dr. Kinkel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
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
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Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Independent Health
Encompass
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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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. Kinkel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kinkel treats Brain Disorders more than 90% of his peers

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

Spinal Stenosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kinkel treats Spinal Stenosis more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Kinkel treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kinkel treats Spine Disorders more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Kinkel treats this condition more than 61% 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. Kinkel's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Kinkel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

1979
Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
Medical School
1979

Dr. Kinkel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kinkel

3.9

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
21.428571428571427%
(6)

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He was a great doctor to deal with, but back in April, his practice let go everyone who was not diagnosed with MS. That includes suspicious cases as well! I had an allotment scheduled already and they sent a letter in the mail. Now I'm out a neurologist. I'm not happy. That was very...Read More
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Dr. Kinkel is very patient. He listens to the patient and takes time to understand your situation. His office can run behind, but this is due to his taking time for each individuals needs. His staff is fantastic. His infusion nurse is informative, and the environment is calming. Dr. Kinkel takes...Read More
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Dr. Kinkle its a doctor whom takes his work seriously. His care and support for his patients are his number one priority! He doesn't give up on his patient he strives for the best treatment available regardless of your insurance. His staff is respectful and courteous. I would recommend Dr. Kinkle ...Read More
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I'm having a really horrid flare up. I have had MS for 11 yrs so I know my body. That being said I tried to call the emergency # on Sun. No call back. Called office on Mon. No call back. Waited a day called on Wed... 3 times. Got major attitude from 1 of the secretaries. No call back. Called Thurs,...Read More
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I have suffered with migraines for years. They are extreme enough that I am unable to function, missing holidays, time with my family, and work. I visited with Dr. Kinkel and he prescribed medication that has effectively treated them. I haven't missed work since visiting with him, I never have...Read More
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