Dr. Rudolph Schrot, MD

Dr. Rudolph Schrot, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Rudolph Schrot, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2800 L St Ste 500

Sacramento, CA 95816

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

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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15  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Gross Negligence (2/26/2016)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California


  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Rudolph Schrot, MD
I had a removal of the coccyx. The doctor was kind enough to consult by phone and set up a reasonable surgery date. As others have said he was calm and encouraging and answered questions although at times he might’ve been a little more detailed. Surgery there are naturally setbacks and I did...Read More
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B in Portland, OR – Jul 13, 2018
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Having been reffered to Dr. Schrot from Dr. Picetti, Dr. Schrot is absolutely the finest Doctor I have ever had. His knowledge, bedside manner, professionalism is unsurpassed. The pain is finally gone, thanks to Dr. Schrot's expert hands and talent. I will recommend, and have recommended over and...Read More
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Mar 21, 2018
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In June of last year Dr. Schrot performed an Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion on C4-C5 and C5-C6. The surgery went without a hitch. It was a long haul but Dr. Schrot after doing an excellent job on my surgery was there to guide me through recovery. I was as I told him, "freaked out" about...Read More
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Nancy Joyner in Ione, CA – Feb 01, 2018
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I feel like a new person, thanks to Dr. Schrot. My surgery was Oct. 6th 2017. I took awhile to heal and I thought I never would. But I did and he sent me to physical therapy and that helped even more. I had spinal stenosis. He's a wonderful surgeon. I can't be happier after being in pain for 3 yrs....Read More
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Linda Fries in Vacaville – Jan 03, 2018
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I've had a neck injury for over 20 years, and the last 2 neurosurgeons declined to help me. When I saw Dr. Schrot he took a look at the MRI and saw that I may not be a candidate for disc replacement. However when he heard about my pain and numbness, he took a chance and did the surgery. He saw...Read More
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Lisa Constantine in Elk Grove, CA – Dec 19, 2017
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