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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 48

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Dr. Robinson's Experience

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Dr. Robinson's Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Dr. Robinson Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Robinson Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Brookwood Medical Center
2010 Brookwood Medical Ctr Dr
Birmingham, AL 35209

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Robinson

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Brookwood Neurosurgery & Spine, affiliated with Norwood Clinic, Inc
Brookwood Neurosurgery & Spine affiliated with Norwood Clinic, Inc.
513 Brookwood Blvd Ste 75
Birmingham, AL 35209
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    Dr. Robinson's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Microsurgical Procedure
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
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    • Aneurysm
    • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
    • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Tumor
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cervical Disc Degeneration
    • Cervical Herniated Disc
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Facet Joint Pain
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Radiculopathy
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
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    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spondolthesis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
    • Tic Douloureux
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Birminghams Best Doctor's Award, 2009
    • Top National Score Neuro Board Exam, 1998
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Colorado School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1993

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Alabama Hospital
    Complete in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Alabama Hospital
    Complete in 1999

    Undergraduate Schools

    Colorado State University
    Graduated in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Robinson & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Robinson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.5
    • 40 Star Ratings
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    4.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Robinson to family and friends

    4.5 out of 5

    40 responses

    Dr. Robinson's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    40 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    40 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    40 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    37 responses

    Experience with Dr. Robinson

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    40 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    40 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    40 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

    40 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Brookwood Neurosurgery & Spine, affiliated with Norwood Clinic, Inc
    Brookwood Neurosurgery & Spine affiliated with Norwood Clinic, Inc.
    513 Brookwood Blvd Ste 75
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205) 250-6805 (Office)
    (205) 250-6580 (Fax)
    • Parking: Brookwood Medical Plaza parking deck $3
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