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Dr. Richard Corales, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 69

Dr. Corales

Southern Brain And Spine

4770 S I 10 Service Rd W Ste 110 Metairie, LA 70001

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Dr. Richard Corales, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Lsu School Of Medicine-New Orleans in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Biography

Dr. Richard Corales, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Lsu School Of Medicine-New Orleans in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1982
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1977
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1976
Lsu School Of Medicine-New Orleans
Medical School
1982
1981
1977
1976

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Dr. Corales' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Corales treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Corales treats this condition more than 65% 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
Herniated Disc Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Corales performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 38% of his peers

Dr. Corales performs this procedure more than 38% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy
Low Back Pain
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Corales treats Low Back Pain more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Corales treats this condition more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Corales' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • 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
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease