Dr. Rafeek Woods, MD

Dr. Rafeek Woods, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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36 y/o
(29)

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Dr. Rafeek Woods, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Joseph, MI and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Lakeland Neurosurgery

3950 Hollywood Rd Ste 210

Saint Joseph, MI 49085
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Woods' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woods treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Woods treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Low Back Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woods treats Low Back Pain more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Woods treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Myelopathy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woods treats Myelopathy more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Woods treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy

Dr. Woods' conditions and procedures:

Adult Scoliosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Central Nervous System Tumors
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Disc Replacement
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Surgery
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

"Rafeek Woods, MD, Neurosurgery, completed his six-year neurological surgery residency and minimally invasive and complex spine fellowship at Loma Linda University Medical Center in California where he also earned his medical degree. He earned his Ba...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • Minimally Invasive and Complex Spine Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 2011
    Loma Linda University
    Medical School
    2011

Dr. Woods' Reviews

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As a medical professional myself, I found Dr Woods skill, bedside manner, technique and knowledge all superior. Highly recommend him.
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Dr. Woods was excellent. He treated me with great concern and explained things so I could understand. He was always available for any questions I and my family had. I wasn't a number I was person with in terrible pain a d could hardly walk. After surgery I'm on my way back to a normal life. Thanks...Read More
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After having much leg pain and getting no relief I was referred to Dr. Woods and got my appt. less than a week after my myelogram and was scheduled two days later. After he preformed a laminectomy on L1 thru L5 the pain in my legs was gone completely gone. I couldn't be happier with the outcome.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
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