Dr. Steven Yocom, DO

Dr. Steven Yocom, DO

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
51 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Steven Yocom, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Camden, NJ and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Cooper Neurological Institute

3 Cooper Plz Rm 104A

Camden, NJ 08103
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 97% of peers
Broken Neck
very high
more than 95% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Yocom'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. Yocom "The Cooper Neurological Institute (CNI) is South Jersey’s premiere facility fully dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of neurological issues.

The Institute offers convenient access to CNI’s team of physicians including specialists in minimally invasive neurosurgery techniques, brain tumor treatments, spinal trauma, stroke, hydrocephalus, pituitary tumors, aneurysms, epilepsy, movement disorders and neuromuscular care. At the CNI, patients are offered supportive services including support groups, integrative medicine, nutritional and psychological counseling and social services."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

53  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
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (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
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yocom has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yocom's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yocom to family and friends
18 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Yocom's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Yocom really cares about his patients! Only doctor I’d ever let operate on me again!
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Dr. Yocom is personal, patient and an excellent surgeon. He installed my morphine pump and intrathecal l caterer and did an outstanding procedure. His manner is both professional and friendly. He answers all questions and is comforting during the entire process. I wouldn't recommend him to all my...more
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I was not a patient of Dr. Yocom, but was going to cooper for surgery by another Doctor. I became weak and could hardly walk from parking garage to hospital. He ask if I needed help, he assisted me from garage and across the street to a bench. He then went into the hospital and brought back a wheel...more
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Dr Steven Yokom is a very good Dr but is involved in too many areas of Cooper Hospital which causes him to not have the time to give more one on one Individualized attention to his patients. He is not only a Surgeon but he also teaches. Too much on his plate to do it all
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It's been over 8 years since my surgery and I got my life back after the surgery. I was scared I would never be able to go without pain medication. Finally after healing from surgery and a reasonable recovery time I was able to return to work and live a full life. Thank you Dr. Yocum. He has a...more
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