Dr. Richard H. Bobo, MD

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Dr. Richard H. Bobo, MD

Neurosurgery | Male

North Mississippi Neurosurgical 4381 S Eason Blvd Ste 302, Tupelo, MS 38801 Get Directions
(662) 377-5700

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      I am always stiving to improve the neurosurgical services provided and make the experience as comfortable as possible. We will continue to do our best to make patients and families feel better.

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      Detail oriented, very personable and explains procedures very well.
      in Blue Springs, MS |
      This doctor is one of the best doctor I went to. He is very caring about his patients. In fact I am getting ready to call him again. Dr Bobo did back on me and I went home the same and now I have shoulder and neck problems. I know he can take care of that too.
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      Specialties

      • Neurosurgery
      • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
      • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
      • Neurological Spine Surgery
      • Neurological Trauma Surgery
      • Neuro-Oncology

      Board Certifications

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      • Neurosurgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Acoustic Neuroma
      • All Lymphoma
      • Aneurysm
      • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Aneurysm
      • Brain Cancer
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Broken Neck
      • Cancer
      • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
      • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
      • Cerebral Hemorrhage
      • Cerebral Vascular Disease
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Cervical Spine Disorders
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Chiari's Deformity
      • Cranial Trauma
      • Craniopharyngioma
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Ear Disorders
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Fracture
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Glioblastoma
      • Glioma
      • Herniated Disc
      • Hydrocephalus
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Low Back Pain
      • Lumbar Spine Fracture
      • Meningiomas
      • Myelopathy
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Nerve Sheath Tumors
      • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
      • Pancytopenia
      • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
      • Pseudotumor Cerebri
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Retina Diseases
      • Spinal Cord Injury
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
      • Subdural Hemorrhage
      • Thoracic Spine Fracture
      • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
      • Thrombosis
      • Traumatic Brain Injury
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vertebral Column Tumors

      Procedures Performed

      • Brain Surgery
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
      • Cranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery
      • Craniectomy
      • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
      • Disc Replacement
      • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
      • Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
      • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
      • Neuroplasty
      • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
      • Peripheral Nerve Repair
      • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
      • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
      • Spinal Fusion
      • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
      • Spine Fracture Treatment
      • Stereotaxis
      • Stroke Surgery
      • Transphenoidal Surgery
      • Trauma Neurosurgery

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims not available

        Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        Tulane University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1983

      • Internship Hospital
        U Miss Med Ctr

        Completed in 1984

      • Residency Hospital
        UMC

        Completed in 1989

        University Hospital
      • Fellowship Hospital
        National Institute of Health

        Completed in 1991

        Senior Investigator 1989-1991

        Completed in 1991

        State University of New York At Buffalo

        Completed in 1987

      • Undergraduate School
        Tulane

        Graduated in 1979

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • Clinical Associate Professor of Neurosurgery UMMC, 1993
        • Best Doctors, 2005
        • Fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, 1993
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      • Media & Publications
        • Magazine artical about my Web site on Medem, circa 1999
        • Long-Term Follow-up on NCI Phase I/II Study of Glioblastoma Multiforme Treated with IdUrd and Hyperfractionated Irradiation., 1992
        • 12. Induction of Glioblastoma in nonhuman primates after therapeutic doses of fractionated whole brain radiation therapy., 2002
        • 8. Bobo H, Kapp JP, Vance R: Effect of Intra-Arterial Cisplatin and 1,3-bis (2-Chlorothyl)-1-Nitrosourea (BCNU) Dosage on Radiographic Response and Regional Toxicity in Malignant Glioma Patients: Proposal of a New Method of Intra-Arterial Dosage Calculation., 1992
        • 10. Bobo H, Laske DW, Arkbasak A, Dedrick RL, Morrison F, Oldfield EH: Convection-enhanced Delivery of Macromolecules in the Brain., 1994
        • Reversal of Abnormal Platelet Function with Desmopressin., 2012
        • Kyphoplasty, circa 1998

      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Bobo's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Neurosurgery
      • Board certified in Neurosurgery
      • Malpractice claims in Mississippi not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Bobo's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Bobo

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Bobo's Care Philosophy

      Science with compassion. Use the latest technology and scientific information for the patient, family and society. The patient makes the decision.

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      Dr. Bobo says...

      I am always stiving to improve the neurosurgical services provided and make the experience as comfortable as possible. We will continue to do our best to make patients and families feel better.