Dr. Peter Kinkel, MD

Dr. Peter Kinkel, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Peter Kinkel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5 Limestone Dr Ste B

Buffalo, NY 14221

Contact Information

(716) 632-9399

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Thrombosis
normal
more than 75% of peers
Epilepsy
normal
more than 66% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kinkel does not have any board certifications listed.

20  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

1  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kinkel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kinkel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kinkel

3.9

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
71.42857142857143%
(20)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(2)
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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Unhappy forner patient in Buffalo, NY – Jun 24, 2017
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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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Jennine in Youngstown, NY – Jan 11, 2017
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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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Tina Villane in Niagara Falls, NY – Sep 28, 2016
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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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jdr in Lockport, NY – Aug 12, 2016
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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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Jeffrey in Buffalo, NY – May 20, 2016
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