Dr. Walter Hall, MD

Dr. Walter Hall, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Walter Hall, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

725 Irving Ave Ste 503

Syracuse, NY 13210

Contact Information

(315) 464-5502

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Humana
  • MVP Health Care

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Hall's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hall treats Meningiomas more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Hall treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hall treats Hydrocephalus more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Hall treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Brain Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hall treats Brain Disorders more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Hall treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Hall's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Walter Hall, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1990
    U Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1983
    U Pittsburgh
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1983
    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School
    1983

Awards

Dr. Hall's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hall

4.3

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(12)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
6.25%
(1)
2 Stars
12.5%
(2)
1 Star
6.25%
(1)

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Hall's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
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Him and the practice use older methods of surgery for the brain which resulted in increased issue changes and then pushes seeing you for situations that need to be addressed before your appointment which is months away resulting in a hospital visit just for them to say contact your surgeon. My...Read More
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At our office visits, he was very upfront about what I was facing and went over everything, step by step. I left his office knowing exactly what my diagnosis was, what surgery would entail, and what to expect after surgery. At surgery, he went over all the details again, for my husband and family,...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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