Dr. Robert James IV, MD

Dr. Robert James IV, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. Robert James IV, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Tulane University Of Louisiana in 2001 and specializes in neurosurgery and vascular & interventional radiology.

220 Abraham Flexner Way Fl 12

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 899-3623

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. James IV' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. James IV treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 95% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. James IV treats Subarachnoid Hemorrhage more than 92% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Chiari's Deformity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. James IV treats Chiari's Deformity more than 91% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric

Dr. James IV' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aneurysm Clipping
Aneurysm Embolization
Aneurysm Stenting
Aneurysm Surgery
Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Angiography
Angioplasty
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Bone Cancer
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 Herniated Disc
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Decompression
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert James IV, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Tulane University Of Louisiana in 2001 and specializes in neurosurgery and vascular & interventional radiology.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology

Education

  • 2001
    Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Medical School
    2001

Dr. James IV' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. James IV

4.2

Based on 23 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. James IV' Performance
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Dr. James has performed several procedures for me with excellent outcomes. His staff are wonderful.
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Dr.James is a wonderful doctor. He explains your health situation very clearly, so the patient and the family can understand the medical condition and the procedure. He is very polite and knowledgeable. DR.JAMES helped my condition. A confident neurosurgeon will have confident patients. I...Read More
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Dr. James performed surgery on me, and placed stents for a Fusiform Aneurysm. He made me feel comfortable from day one, and explained every step of the process along the way. He reviewed scans with me to show me exactly what he would be doing with the aneurysm in surgery. This doctor and his staff...Read More
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Dr. James without question, saved my wife's life after another hospital gave up on her. Without his knowledge of relatively unknown procedures, Mary would have passed over a year ago. She has made a compete recovery in a short time and remains healthy and happy.
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Dr James and U of L staff saved my life. December 2015 I collapsed at home. Unknown to me I had a brain anyeruism that was bleeding Dr James did coil surgery two days later. I truly believe had I went anywhere else I would have died. I am forever gratefull to all the staff and to Dr James.
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Jewish Hospital

Louisville, KY

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