Dr. Steve Klafeta, MD

Dr. Steve Klafeta, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Steve Klafeta, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

245 Cherry St SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Contact Information

(616) 685-5137

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Priority Health
  • Spectrum Health

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Brain Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • 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
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Klafeta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Klafeta's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Klafeta

4.4

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
82.5%
(33)
4 Stars
2.5%
(1)
3 Stars
2.5%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
12.5%
(5)

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The level of experience and the confidence that Dr.Klafeta inside brings the patient an extra level of comfort and confidence
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Has Dr. Klafeta ever helped someone with spasmodic dysphonia?
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He saved my life with his expertise and outstanding team. I would never be where I am today without him. No one would have ever guessed I experienced such a terrible TBI. Thanks to him, I went on to get my degree, find an outstanding job, and continue living my life. Without him, my life would have...Read More
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No pre op information on what to expect. After surgery, I received a call, while sitting in his office, saying they needed to cancel!! Never saw the Physician assistant the day of the surgery, but I was charged thousands of dollars. Find a better run office! Very poor.
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Dr. Klafeta did DBS surgery on my mother and did a great job. He and his team explained the surgery very well and made sure she understood the entire process. They were professional and caring and did a great job so far. She still has to go through the 2nd surgery to implant the battery device,...Read More
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