Dr. Richard Rowe, MD

Dr. Richard Rowe, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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60 y/o
(25)

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Dr. Richard Rowe, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Macon, GA and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, neurological skull base surgery, and more.Read his story

Georgia Neurosurgical Institute

840 Pine St Ste 880

Macon, GA 31201
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC)
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
  • Worker's Compensation

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rowe's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rowe treats Myelopathy more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Rowe treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rowe treats Spondylosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Rowe treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rowe treats Low Back Pain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Rowe treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Rowe's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Damage
Brain Disorders
Brain Lesion
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Concussion
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

GNI Exists to render Neurosurgical care to patients of all social conditions, treating complicated problems involving the brain, spine, spinal cord, and peripheral nerves. We endeavor to encourage quality care, medical research, innovation, and education on a local, national and international basis.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Skull Base Neurosurgery, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Neurosurgery, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Residency Hospital
1987
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Medical School
2000
1994
1987

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Rowe's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rowe

3.4

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
56%
(14)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4%
(1)
2 Stars
4%
(1)
1 Star
36%
(9)

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  • 16 – 30 minutes
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I completely recommend Dr. Rowe and his staff. If I ever have surgery again, I'll use Dr. Rowe.
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I am very impressed with Dr. Rowe. He was not quick to do surgery. Since I have had surgery the pain that I have lived so long is gone. He came highly recommended and I would recommend him to anyone.
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This Physician is amazing. He has performed miracles and cares about patients and not how many people he cn operate on in one day.
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Dr. Rowe was very pleasant & caring. He took the time to explain everything thoroughly and efficiently. He made sure our questions were answered and made sure that were comfortable w/ the diagnosis. I would absolutely recommend him as a physician. The wait might've been longer than I liked and I...Read More
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Dr. Rowe took the time to explain what was going on and why in terms that I could understand. Even drew pictures of how the MRI images piece together and how conclusions are developed from them. He offered a game plan for treatment and made me feel fully confident in the next steps. Having seen...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Advantage PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia PPO
Cigna
Behavioral Health
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care POS
Coventry Health Care PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Rural Carrier Benefit Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
HealthSmart
HealthSmart POS
HealthSmart PPO
Humana
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Medicare Advantage
Medicare PPO
Tricare
Medicaid
Amerigroup
Managed Care
MultiPlan
PHCS Network POS
PHCS Network PPO
National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC)
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Care Improvement Plus Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Supplement PPO
UMR
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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