Dr. Philip Marra, MD

Dr. Philip Marra, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Philip Marra, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Schenectady, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1401 Union St

Schenectady, NY 12308

Contact Information

(518) 381-9900

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 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. Marra's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marra treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 87% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Broken Neck
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marra treats Broken Neck more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Marra treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marra treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Marra treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Marra's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
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
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Philip Marra, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Schenectady, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1984
    Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1979
    Buffalo General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1977
    Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School
    1977

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Marra's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Marra

2.8

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
38.46153846153846%
(5)
4 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
1 Star
46.15384615384615%
(6)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Marra's Performance
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Dr. Marra provided excellent care for my husband who had herniated discs.
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Dr Marra has left my mother waiting for over 24 hours to review her MRI report. This review is needed in order for her to receive urgent surgery.
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He cut a nerve in my moms neck when she had surgery and she was disabled for the better part of a decade
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test 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
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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Ellis Hospital

Schenectady, NY

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