Dr. Phillip Porter, MD

Dr. Phillip Porter, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Phillip Porter, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Altoona, WI. He specializes in neurosurgery.

1200 Oakleaf Way Ste A

Altoona, WI 54720

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Porter's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Porter treats Herniated Disc more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Porter treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Porter treats Low Back Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Porter treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Porter treats Spinal Stenosis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Porter treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Porter'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
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
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
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Phillip Porter, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Altoona, WI. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

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would.. he accepted a new patient, emergency spinal injury, perfect bedside manner, excellent, explaining, caring, even when I asked about wholestic treatment, he was understanding, caring, and gave his truthful answer. Empathatic, confident, brilliant, perfect incision, healed wonderful, made the...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medica
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
NGS CoreSource
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
Ucare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wisconsin Physicians Service

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