Dr. Stephen Gaede, MD

Dr. Stephen Gaede, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Stephen Gaede, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tulsa, OK and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6802 S Olympia Ave

Tulsa, OK 74132

Contact Information

(918) 749-0762

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Community Care Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Gaede's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaede treats Low Back Pain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gaede treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaede treats Spine Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gaede treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaede treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Gaede treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Gaede's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
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)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
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 Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

By concentrating on our special areas of interest and expertise, we can fulfill our goal of becoming the leading provider of neurosurgical services in Eastern Oklahoma. We will always place quality of care above cost considerations in this age of 'managed' care and will pay close attention to patient confidentiality in the process.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1985
    University Of Missouri-Columbia Medical Center, Neurological Surgery
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1981
    University Of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Neurology & General Surgery
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    University Of Oklahoma Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School
    1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Problems associated with multiple trauma, 1990
  • Unusual problems for the physician managing a hospital patient who received a malicious insulin over dosage, 1985

Dr. Gaede's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gaede

4.2

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
78.26086956521739%
(18)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
17.391304347826086%
(4)

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