Dr. Stephen Z. Gervin, MD

Dr. Stephen Z. Gervin, MD

Neurosurgery | Male | 78 years old

Efficient well balanced care with the goals to work with the patient to get them...Read more

Stephen Z Gervin MD
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Dr. Gervin accepts 17 insurance carriers

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17 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • Preferred Medical Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Gervin's Review Details
3.1 based on 48 responses
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Experience with Dr. Gervin
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (48)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (48)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (47)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (48)
Dr. Gervin's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (48)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (47)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (48)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (44)
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Adventure,Fl |
Rude,dismissive,refused to explain anything about my MRI's to me.He actually told me to shut up when I asked questions about my reports and what was causing my pain.Don't waste your time.It's obvious he hates his job and patients.I would never let him touch me.
in Miami, FL |
Great surgeon cured my lifetime back problem.
in Hollywood, FL |
I'm a MD for 57 y., that why I'm able to evaluate the Doctor's skills. My opinion, Dr Gervin has a high professionalism, a good heart, a large patience to the patients. All of this defines a high degree of credibility. Dr Moshe Vorona
in Plantation, FL |
Dr. Gervin is very knowledgeable. I have a complicated case and he diagnosed me correctly after seeing 4 other neuro's
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Neurosurgery

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Arthritis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (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
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Work-Related Injuries

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Decompression
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
  • Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
  • Morphine Pump
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pain Management
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Pump Implant
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Thoracic Outlet Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Transphenoidal Surgery
  • Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Florida.

  • 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

  • Medical School
    State University Of New York, College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1963

  • Internship Hospital
    Kings Co Hospital

    Completed in 1964

  • Residency Hospital
    Bellevue Hospital Center Nyu

    Completed in 1969

    Kings Co Hospital

    Completed in 1964

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Bellevue Hospital Center Nyu

    Completed in 1969

  • Undergraduate School
    Brooklyn College

    Graduated in 1959

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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Dr. Gervin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Gervin's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Gervin

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Gervin's Care Philosophy

Efficient well balanced care with the goals to work with the patient to get them better. Top 5 Areas of Expertise: Spine, brain, carpal tunnel, compression fractures