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Dr. Stephen Kalhorn, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 40

Dr. Kalhorn

Dr. Stephen Kalhorn, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago / Stritch School Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.


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Dr. Kalhorn's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chiari's Deformity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kalhorn treats Chiari's Deformity more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kalhorn treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric
Spinal Fusion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kalhorn performs Spinal Fusion more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Kalhorn performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kalhorn treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Kalhorn treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Kalhorn's conditions and procedures:

  • 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
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • 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 Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Stephen Kalhorn, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago / Stritch School Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.

Specialties

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

Education

Nyu Langone Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2012
Bellevue Hosp Ctr-Nyu Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
2012
Manhattan Va-Nyu Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
2012
Nyu Langone Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2006
Bellevue Hosp Ctr-Nyu Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
2006
Manhattan Va-Nyu Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
2006
Nyu Langone Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2005
Loyola University Of Chicago / Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School
2012
2012
2012
2006
2006
2006
2005

Dr. Kalhorn's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kalhorn

4.7

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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I had a C2 schwannoma causing spinal cord compression and chronic neck pain. Underwent successful surgery with Dr. Kalhorn. Five days after surgery, post-op pain is minimal and I should be back to work in less than 10 days. Dr. Kalhorn and the MUSC Neurosurgery team are fantastic. The OR team...Read More
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I had back surgery in June 2016. I did wonderful and no problem since. Dr. Kalhorn is the best. Also has very pleasant staff.
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First impression Dr. Kalhorn was a young ,very intelligent Dr. With a fresh outlook on Specialty Feild. We talked about my problems an discussed past surgeries , which really didn't help much an my back Pain was getting to the point it affected my ability to walk upright... I was told by other...Read More
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