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Dr. Robert Dempsey, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Dempsey

Dr. Robert Dempsey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Madison, WI and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(608) 263-6400

Dr. Dempsey accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Dr. Dempsey's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dempsey treats Meningiomas more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Dempsey treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dempsey treats Cerebrovascular Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Dempsey treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Brain Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dempsey treats Brain Aneurysm more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Dempsey treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Dempsey's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain 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 Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Dempsey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Madison, WI and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1983
University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Residency Hospital
1978
University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Internship Hospital
1977
University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
Medical School
1983
1978
1977

Awards

Dr. Dempsey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dempsey

4.6

Based on 10 reviews

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1 Star
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He is the best at what he does!Staff is also excellent!
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An amazing physician... extraordinarily knowledgeable and caring beyond any surgeon I have ever met. Simply the best. As a physician myself, I have high standards... Dr. Dempsey exceeded them.
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