Dr. Robert Gorsen, MD

Dr. Robert Gorsen, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Robert Gorsen, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Annandale, VA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

3301 Woodburn Rd Ste 211

Annandale, VA 22003

Contact Information

(703) 573-4700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

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

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Bone Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gorsen treats Bone Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Gorsen treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gorsen treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 93% of his peers

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

Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gorsen treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 93% of his peers

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

Dr. Gorsen's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Gorsen, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Annandale, VA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital-Neurological Surgery
    Residency Hospital
  • Lenox Hill Hospital-General Surgery
    Residency Hospital
  • 1978
    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School
    1978

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Gorsen's Reviews

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4.5

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I was especially pleased with Dr. Gorsen's detailed explanation of options for addressing my severe stenosis and related back problems, his assessment of expected outcomes, and his post surgical follow up in the hospital and office consultations. He has an interactive interpersonal style and...Read More
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Dr. Gorsen, on short notice, assisted Dr. Silveri in surgery to repair my broken back. I viewed the MRI/xrays with him, prior to the surgery, and he answered all my questions w/further explanation when needed. Dr. Gorsen is among the very best Doctors I've ever seen. His small office staff is...Read More
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After having Dr Gorsen operate on my husband, and two of my employees, I chose to drive over two and one-half hours, one way, to get Dr. Gorsen's opinion on my current back problems. He has requested further testing, so I will have more long trips, but it's worth every mile, to have someone I can...Read More
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Dr. Gorsen schedules patients so that he has time to ask questions, study MRI's, and listen to their concerns. He is compassionate, genuine, and conscientious. He honors both the dignity and privacy of those whom he tends.
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Inova Fairfax Hospital

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