Dr. Robert Robinson, MD

Dr. Robert Robinson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
(48)
Save
Dr. Robert Robinson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

513 Brookwood Blvd Ste 75

Birmingham, AL 35209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Alabama
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Robinson's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Robinson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Robinson performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Robinson performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Robinson treats Spine Disorders more than 97% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Robinson treats Spinal Stenosis more than 95% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Robinson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spondolthesis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Robinson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1999
University Of Alabama Hospital
Residency Hospital
1994
University Of Alabama Hospital
Internship Hospital
1993
University Of Colorado At Denver
Medical School
1989
Colorado State University
Undergraduate School
1999
1994
1993
1989

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Birminghams Best Doctor's Award, 2009
  • Top National Score Neuro Board Exam, 1998

Dr. Robinson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Robinson

4.6

Based on 48 reviews

5 Stars
87.5%
(42)
4 Stars
2.0833333333333335%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
10.416666666666666%
(5)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Robinson?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Robinson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Robert Robinson, MD
RecentMost Helpful
Reply
Dr Robinson has operated on 4 times to repair cervical and lunar discs and he did an outstanding job. I will never use anyone else
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Robert Robinson, MD?
Reply
I went to Dr. Robinson with constant neck and shoulder pain. After MRI he instantly pin pointed the problem. He was very forthcoming about what he could do to help me while being very personable and compassionate. I had neck fusion surgery Dec. 14, 2017 and had a complete success. Dr. Robinson got...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option7
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Robert Robinson, MD?
Reply
I cannot say enough wonderful things about Dr. Robertson and his staff. From the minute you arrive they are caring, compassionate and the patient is their top priority. I have had two surgeries done by Dr. Robertson. One cervical and one lumbar. I am 100% pain free which gave me my life back. I...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option8
thumbs down icon option3
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Robert Robinson, MD?
Reply
Fixed ongoing nerve problems in neck when nobody else would. Rescued me from 14 or more years of agony, & am so very appreciative. Ensured that pain was managed throughout recovery. Professional with good ability to communicate.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option12
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Robert Robinson, MD?
Reply
Only if I could not speak because otherwise I would always recommend Dr Robinson. Neurosurgeons do not get any better or kinder than Dr Robinson.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option17
thumbs down icon option4
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Robert Robinson, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Robinson?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO