Dr. Steven Reid, MD

Dr. Steven Reid, MD

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64 y/o
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Dr. Steven Reid, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

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4343 W Newberry Rd Ste 2

Gainesville, FL 32607
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Neuroplasty
high
more than 86% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 71% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
normal
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Reid'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. Reid "I believe that physicians and the people they treat should work together as a team with the mutual goal of promoting health and relieving suffering. This means that you and I share responsibility for your treatment. You are the most important person in this team, and ultimately you will make all of the important decisions. It is a critical part of my job to make certain that you understand the reasons for my recommendations. I will provide you with the information, experience, and insights I have accumulated through the practice of neurosurgery. I want to be sure that you understand the nature of your diagnosis and the reasons for the diagnostic or treatment alternatives which I suggest. I am very conservative with regard to treatment options. I believe that surgery should always be considered as a "last resort". Before offering surgical treatment I always try to confirm that the reasonable non-surgical treatments have been tried. In unusual cases I will recommend early or urgent surgery; especially those cases that I feel would result in neurologic impairment if surgery is delayed. These cases usually involve progressive neurologic deficits, tumors, or situations in which ordinary activities of daily living become dangerous due to the nature of the disease."
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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

27  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • 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)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

10  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
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University of Florida
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Reid has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Reid's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Reid

3.6

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
35.714285714285715%
(5)

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What People Say About Dr. Steven Reid, MD
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Dr. Reid did my Carpal Tunnel surgery. I am very pleased with the job him and his team did. I'm I the healin price now. Dr. Reid listens and answers any questions I had. My main concern was is he the one that was going to do my surgery.
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Michelle in Gainesville – Jan 06, 2018
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Dr. Reid is brillliant. He is kind, he listened to my concerns, was able to schedule my surgeries in a reasonable amount of time and his staff is excellent. He performed carpal tunnel surgery on both my left and right hand. In less than a few weeks after each surgery the numbness was gone. I am...Read More
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Annette Long in Chiefland, FL – Nov 20, 2017
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