Dr. Samuel Ciricillo, MD

Dr. Samuel Ciricillo, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Samuel Ciricillo, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2800 L St # 500

Sacramento, CA 95816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 96% of peers
Meningiomas
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Ciricillo'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*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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18  Procedures

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

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Uc San Francisco Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Uc San Francisco Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Uc San Francisco Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ciricillo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ciricillo's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ciricillo to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Ciricillo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Ciricillo is my HERO! I've never met a doctor who has been more compassionate to a patients feelings, and anxieties. After having brain surgery 5 years ago, Dr Ciricillo still gives me the highest level of care. I had chosen Dr Ciricillo after speaking with 2 other non-Sutter doctors who made...more
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Our daughter has neurofibromatosis, tumors on the face and head with a very large tumor covering her right eye. Dr. Ciricillo performed several surgeries on our daughter. We had taken her to several doctors who said this was an heroic surgery and they couldn't/wouldn't do it. We are so grateful to...more
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Worst experience with his pa now I have to have the 8th surgury on my 'll shunt to fix his mistake and brain surgery for the 3rd Tim since 2009 and I'm only 32
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