Dr. Selby Chen, MD

Dr. Selby Chen, MD

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39 y/o
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Dr. Selby Chen, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Jacksonville, FL. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Mayo Clinic - Florida

4500 San Pablo Rd S

Jacksonville, FL 32224
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

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. Chen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Chen performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Low Back Pain more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Chen treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Spondylosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Spondylosis more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Chen treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Chen's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • 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 Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Glioma
  • 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
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Renaissance® Spine Procedures
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

"Interests Complex spine surgery Minimally invasive spine surgery Spinal cord tumors Gliomas Metastatic disease to the CNS "

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

New York University School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Residency Hospital
New York University School of Medicine
Medical School
Harvard University
Undergraduate School

Awards

  • Resident of the Quarter - Mayo Clinic, Department of Neurosurgery, 2011
  • Neuro-oncology Award - Stryker, 2010
  • Resident Teacher of the Year - Department of Neurosurgery, 2015

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Member
  • North American Spine Society, Member

Dr. Chen's Reviews

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I had a minimally invasive microdiscectomy at the Jacksonville Mayo Clinic in March, 2017. Due to a severely herniated disc, I had lost my ability to sit without sciatica pain in my leg. Dr. Chen was phenomenal from my first surgical consultation, the day of surgery and my post-op visit. I cannot...Read More
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I saw Dr. Chen when he was Chief Resident in the Neurosurgery Department at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He had worked my case, scheduled surgery for mid December 2014, and then we hit a road block with my insurance. After that was all resolved he actually did my surgery on December 26, 2014...Read More
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Dr. Chen was very nice an polite. He took interest in everything i had to say an made me feel very comfortable....explaining pros and cons of surgery...I highly recommend Dr. Chen.
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Phenomenal surgeon! Very blessed to have had him perform my surgery. Soft spoken and clarified on a level I could understand.
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Polite, well mannered and soft spoken, thorough in explaining condition, complications and needed actions.
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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