Dr. Richard Corales, MD

Dr. Richard Corales, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Richard Corales, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

4770 S I 10 Service Rd W Ste 110

Metairie, LA 70001

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 63% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
normal
more than 35% of peers
Low Back Pain
normal
more than 17% of peers

Dr. Corales's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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14  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Corales has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Corales' Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Corales to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Corales' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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