Dr. Raymond B. Rawson, MD

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Dr. Raymond B. Rawson, MD

Neurosurgery | Male

Neurosurgical Spine Specialists 4048 Cedar Bluff Dr, Petoskey, MI 49770 Get Directions
(231) 487-5837

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It is very gratifying as a physician to see my patients do well after surgery, I strive to get my patients back to the things that are important to them. In that sense we are partners with the same goal, "return to full function." Some patients have difficult conditions or circumstances which prevent that, but I am motivated to help my patients to the best of my ability.Read more

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based on 17 total surveys (1 with a review)
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Great surgeon but his after surgery communication from Dr to patient --needs a brush up
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

Procedures Performed

  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Frameless Stereotactic Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Nevada School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Internship Hospital
    University New Mexico Hlth Scis Ctr

    Completed in 2000

  • Residency Hospital
    Ohio State University

    Completed in 2005

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Fellow International College Of Surgeons

    Completed in 2013

  • Undergraduate School
    Unlv/Nev Sch Med

    Graduated in 1995

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Rawson's Office & Staff

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How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Rawson's Care Philosophy

It is very gratifying as a physician to see my patients do well after surgery, I strive to get my patients back to the things that are important to them. In that sense we are partners with the same goal, "return to full function." Some patients have difficult conditions or circumstances which prevent that, but I am motivated to help my patients to the best of my ability.