Dr. Robert Robinson, MD

Dr. Robert Robinson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Robert Robinson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

513 Brookwood Blvd Ste 75

Birmingham, AL 35209

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Insurance Accepted

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

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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
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
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
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
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 19 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
    1999
  • 1994
    University Of Alabama Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School
    1993
  • 1989
    Colorado State University
    Undergraduate School
    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 47 reviews

5 Stars
87.23404255319149%
(41)
4 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
10.638297872340425%
(5)

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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
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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
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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.
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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.
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