Dr. Robert Robinson, MD

Dr. Robert Robinson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

57  Conditions Treated

  • 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 Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondolthesis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease


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16  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Birminghams Best Doctor's Award, 2009
  • Top National Score Neuro Board Exam, 1998
Media & Publications

Dr. Robinson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Robinson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Robinson to family and friends
46 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Robinson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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...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...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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