Dr. Scott Soleau, MD

Dr. Scott Soleau, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Scott Soleau, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia Health Sciences Center in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.

10101 Park Rowe Ave Ste 200

Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Contact Information

(225) 768-2050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Benefit Plan of Louisiana
  • Louisiana Workers Compensation
  • MultiPlan
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Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 91% of peers

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5  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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17  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Virginia Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Utah
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Utah Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Scott Soleau, MD
Referred by a friend who had back and neck problems. Dr.Soleau and staff is very courteous and professional.
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Dale Vial in Baton Rouge, LA – Jul 09, 2018
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I have seen a lot of doctors in the last 20 years for my back. Dr. Soleau by far is the most well-rounded neurosurgeon that I have been treated by. I wish I would have found him a long time ago. He is very thorough and explains everything in detail.
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Jan 13, 2018
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Dr. Soleau was second Neurosurgeon I saw because I didn't care for the first one at a different facility. I wanted Laser Surgery for the Scoliosis in c3-c6 and compressed spinal cord. He explained my condition was too severe for Laser Surgery and explained everything to me and my daughter. We...Read More
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Reserve, Louisiana – Aug 26, 2017
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Excellent Dr! I felt like I was in good hands from the first time I met him. I highly recommend.
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Thomas in Sorrento – Jul 10, 2017
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Obviously, no one wants to need a neurosurgeon. After a brain tumor was discovered via MRI, I was in a panic. Within minutes of meeting Dr Soleau, I felt comfortable. He listened well and explained things well. Surgery went well - he seemed genuinely concerned about my recovery. I...Read More
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Baton Rouge, LA – Mar 23, 2017
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