Dr. Petra Klinge, MD

Dr. Petra Klinge, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Female
(22)
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Dr. Petra Klinge, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Providence, RI.

593 Eddy St

Providence, RI 02903

Contact Information

(401) 444-5507

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Klinge does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

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

  • Christian-Albrechts-Universitaet Zu Kiel, Fachbereich Medizin
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Klinge has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Klinge has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Klinge's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Klinge to family and friends
3.8
based on 22 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Klinge's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Providence, RI |
We had a terrible emergency with our son and rushed to Hasbro Children's Hospital. Dr. Klinge went out of her way to quickly bring calm, expertise and kindness to the situation. She and her staff were terrific and we will be forever grateful!
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Look elsewhere as Dr. Klinge and her staff fail to consider the whole patient and interaction of co-exisitng conditions.
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Boston, MA |
Love the doctor herself. She takes the time to answer your questions. And make sure you understand what is going on. Her staff needs to learn patience, and have a better attitude when dealing with the doctors patients, we are nervous and scared, we don't need to feel unheard by the staff or be...more
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in Newport, RI |
After four years and 12+ doctors finally found one that can diagnose and treat NPH. Highly recommend her.
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in Cranston, RI |
My father has hydrocephalus and Dr. Klinge put in a shunt to fix the issue. Recently he made 2 appointment with Dr. Klinge for an adjustment to the shunt. She cancelled both of them. Months went by without the shunt being checked. As a result he wound up in the hospital due to the hydrocephalus...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Klinge accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Principal Life
  • Tricare
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts Health Plans
    Tufts PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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