Dr. Robert Simons, MD

Dr. Robert Simons, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
74 y/o
(24)

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Dr. Robert Simons, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fresno, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Simons Neuro

1313 E Herndon Ave Ste 101

Fresno, CA 93720
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Delta Health System
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Simons performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Meningiomas
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Simons's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

42  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • University Oreg
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Oreg
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simons' Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simons to family and friends
24 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Simons' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

My first appointment as a new patient for exam of lumbar and pain in thighs / legs was a very pleasant experience. Most professional medical doctor I have been exam by in more than a decade. Scheduled CT Scan and other x-rays and follow up exam / consultation in one month.
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He's a terrific surgeon and a great guy. He fixed my issues with one surgery.
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The whole experience could not have been better. Very attentive.
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