Dr. Steven Bailey, MD

Dr. Steven Bailey, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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59 y/o
(38)

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Dr. Steven Bailey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

SIMEDHealth

4741 NW 8th Ave Ste A

Gainesville, FL 32605
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bailey performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Myelopathy
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Bailey's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bailey "Southeastern Integrated Medical (SIMED) is your team of physicians, medical professionals and staff members from the North Central Florida community. Our mission is to provide quality care to patients in need of our expertise by offering an integrated approach to medicine. Our patients' concerns and needs are our number one priority. Each of our team members believes in our core values of Respect, Fairness, Trust and Excellence. With state of the art medical care and a dedicated professional staff, you can depend on us to help guide you on your way to better health. Our greatest professional rewards come from knowing that we have served our patients well. As you explore our website you will learn about our practice and our physicians. You may also discover educational information on the services and procedures we offer and tips on promoting health and well being. SIMED is proud to call North Central Florida home. We hope that you will regard us as your healthcare provider of choice. "
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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • 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)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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21  Procedures

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

  • University of Florida - Gainesville FL
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University of Florida - Gainesville FL
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Florida - Gainesville FL
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bailey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Bailey does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Bailey and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Bailey's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bailey to family and friends
38 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Bailey's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Did surgery on back, device came out of place, but he lied saying that there was “nothing to fix”. I was in tremendous pain. Finally went to another doctor who did surgery correcting problem.
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Dr Bailey has taken care of my back issues for over a decade. We avoided fusion for a long time until the Coflex treatments became available. The surgery went smoothly and I was out of the hospital in 24 hours. I feel so much better now and have resumed many of my former activities pain free. ...more
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Having 3 previous back surgeries using less envasive procedures, I was concerned with the complexity of the damage to the upper disk in my lumbar region. Dr.Bailey spent more than one office visit discussing my condition and possible solutions. DrWe ended up repairing and cleaning two disk and with...more
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I had spinal stenosis which was debilitating! Dr Baily performed the surgery on Monday and I wasI was in overnight and released the next day, free of the constant nerve pain that had plagued me for 6 months. He inserted 2 coflex devices between the vertebrae. The staff he worked with were...more
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I consider my back surgery a failure. I have a constant sciatica problem that was intermittent prior to the procedure that now is permanent. I suppose that I am in the 10% unsuccessful category instead of the 90% "successful" category. Was not enough bone to get 1 of the 4 screws in; so- it was...more
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