Dr. Samuel Critides Jr, MD

Dr. Samuel Critides Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Samuel Critides Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5153 N 9th Ave Ste 302

Pensacola, FL 32504

Contact Information

(850) 416-2250

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Critides Jr' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Critides Jr treats Low Back Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Critides Jr treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Critides Jr treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Critides Jr treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Critides Jr treats Meningiomas more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Critides Jr treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma

Dr. Critides Jr' conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Hematoma
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Paracentesis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Samuel Critides Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship Hospital
Kttc Med Center Keesler
Residency Hospital
University Of Nm School Of Med
Residency Hospital
Keesler Medical Center 81st Medical Group
Internship Hospital
1994
Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
Medical School
1994

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Dr. Critides Jr' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Critides Jr

2.6

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
57.142857142857146%
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Did not feel comfortable at all from the very first conversation with the staff over the phone. My appointment with his PA and him left me feeling like I didn't matter and my pain was and condition was not important to him at all. No bedside manner or compassion .
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Dr. Critides has been excellent in my husband's care following several strokes. Dr. Critides is very caring and extremely knowledgeable! We are grateful for his service!
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I like that a surgeon tries to avoid doing surgery. Most specialists just want to do what they have their degrees for! He spent time explaining my health situations and showed me all my options. He also recommended that I get a second opinion as well. I really like his approach to my situation.
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I met him shortly after he came you Pensacola. His credentials are impressive but his skill level and bedside manner are not. I think his most recent background was administrative not actually acute surgery. He was dismissive of my account of my symptoms. He refused to read a copy of my MRI...Read More
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Dr Critides is a very caring physician who is very knowledgeable about my specific problem. He has given me options and let me choose which is best for me.
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