Dr. William Brooks, MD

Dr. William Brooks, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
75 y/o
(34)

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Dr. William Brooks, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 49 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

BHMG Neurosurgical Associates

1760 Nicholasville Rd Ste 301

Lexington, KY 40503
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Insurance Accepted

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

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

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Degenerative Disc Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brooks treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Brooks treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brooks treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Brooks treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brooks treats Herniated Disc more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Brooks treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Brooks' 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
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
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
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Hematoma
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
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

Baptist Health Medical Group is a comprehensive, multispecialty network of physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Our providers are committed to providing compassionate, patient-centered care and strive to treat our patients the way we would want to be treated, every time, at every Baptist Health location.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Of Ky Hospital Chandler Mc
    Residency Hospital
  • 1969
    University of Kentucky
    Medical School
    1969

Awards

Dr. Brooks' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brooks

4.0

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
70.58823529411765%
(24)
4 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
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3 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
23.529411764705884%
(8)

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  • Staff friendliness
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terrible,I went to Dr Brooks because of chronic pain from nerve damage. Another surgeon had cut 3 major nerves out of me because of scar tissue adhesion.we said our hello"s then he started telling me what i should do.After 3 years of suffering i wanted to discuss what my options were.my ten minutes...Read More
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Excellent Doctor...I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Brooks is a very kind man. He was totally all about me, and my condition while in his office. He has a great sense of humor. He will check everything possible that your condition could be caused by, before he does any type of surgery. He will be doing my surgery soon, and I trust him, and his...Read More
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Wonderful. He takes time to explain and answer all my questions. He is very caring. He has treated my grandmother, father and myself. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend him to anyone. His staff is very friendly as well.
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Dr. Brooks is a wonderful doctor. I saw him for the first time about 9 years ago when I had a bulging disc and degenerative disc disease and could hardly walk. I had been told by several others I needed surgery but Dr. Brooks suggested we try physical therapy first. It worked miracles and I...Read More
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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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