Dr. Takanori Fukushima, MD

Dr. Takanori Fukushima, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Takanori Fukushima, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Raleigh, NC. He specializes in neurosurgery.

4030 Wake Forest Rd Ste 115

Raleigh, NC 27609

Contact Information

(919) 239-0264

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Surgery
very high
more than 89% of peers
Ear Disorders
normal
more than 86% of peers
Meningiomas
normal
more than 70% of peers

Dr. Fukushima'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Fukushima does not have any board certifications listed.

20  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Ear Disorders
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Meningiomas
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

4  Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fukushima has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fukushima has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fukushima's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fukushima to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Fukushima'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 (2)

Dr. Fukushima did my surgery 8 years ago and preserved my hearing. His precision is the best in the world. Trust me I researched surgeons. I am still debatable about his pain management after surgery but that could be because it is brain surgery. Not sure if that or his Japanese culture or the...more
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12 years after surgery for ACOUSTIC NEUROMA my sister still lays in a bed in JAPAN un- able to speak, eat with-out medical assistance, move any extremity, and only can lay there 24/7. and this is after Dr. Fukushima promised to provide for her care. I would not let this man treat my dogs.
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