Dr. Walter Jean, MD

Dr. Walter Jean, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Walter Jean, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Weill Cornell Medical in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

3800 Reservoir Rd NW # 7

Washington, DC 20007

Contact Information

(202) 444-4972

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Jean's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Meningiomas
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jean treats Meningiomas more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Jean treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Brain Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jean treats Brain Disorders more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Jean treats this condition more than 36% of his peers

Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jean performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 16% of his peers

Dr. Jean performs this procedure more than 16% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery

Dr. Jean's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
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
Degenerative Disc Disease
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Walter Jean, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Weill Cornell Medical in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2001
U Cincinnati
Fellowship Hospital
2000
University Of Minnesota
Residency Hospital
1994
University Of Minnesota
Internship Hospital
1993
Weill Cornell Medical
Medical School
2001
2000
1994
1993

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Jean's Reviews

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5.0

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He provided our family with confident, steady and excellent surgical services. He saved our daughter's life after she was diagnosed with a colloid cyst in her brain. We love him and are grateful and thankful.
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I just wanted to pass along that I had my Trans ? Lab method of surgery with Doctor Kim/Jean this last 12/8. It took six hours which Dr. Jean indicated as being a smooth operation. Since I decided on the trans lab approach I am SSD on my left. I really don?t seem to tell much of a difference since...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Select
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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