Dr. William Rambo Jr, MD

Dr. William Rambo Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. William Rambo Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Columbia, SC. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina and specializes in neurosurgery.

1910 Blanding St

Columbia, SC 29201

Contact Information

(803) 462-0423

Insurance Accepted

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

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Spondylosis
high
more than 88% of peers
Low Back Pain
high
more than 87% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 87% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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14  Procedures

Background Check

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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

  • University Of South Carolina
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Baylor College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Baylor College Of Medicine-Neurological Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Clinic For Orthopedics (Spine Surgery)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • S.C. Medical Assn. Rowe Award, 2001
  • Continuing Medical Education Award, 2000
Media & Publications

Dr. Rambo Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rambo Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rambo Jr

3.6

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
55%
(11)
4 Stars
10%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
10%
(2)
1 Star
25%
(5)

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Dr. Rambo is an excellent physician. Good listener, and patient. I can’t say the same about some in the staff, especially downtown location. A nurse there was not happy when I complained about the length of time and difficulty scheduling an MRI. She said that they refused to see me, and cancelled...Read More
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Did not take time to listen to my problems and situation. Rushed me in, quickly dismissed my pain and recommended Physical therapy even after I explained my reason for not wanting to seek that kind of treatment. Felt he thought I was a drug seek. All I wanted was a steroid injection in my back. I...Read More
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Wonderful, God-fearing, humble man. Worked me in quickly, listened to my symptoms, evaluated me and promptly scheduled me for surgery. Took his time to answer my questions thoroughly and educate me on why alternatives to surgery would not help. He didn't hesitate to pray over me before my surgery!...Read More
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I just recommended Dr. Rambo to a friend who has been through back surgery in Charlotte and is still having excruciating pain. Dr.Rambo performed a lumbar lamenectomy on me in October. I was walking the same day and after 4 weeks I was practically pain free. Dr. Rambo and his staff are talented...Read More
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I HAVE BEEN TO DR RAMBO THREE TIMES AND ALL THREE TIMES HE SAID I DID NOT NEED SURGERY. WELL I AM GLAD I GOT ANOTHER DR TO LOOK AT MY CASE BECAUSE NOT ONLY DID I NEED SURGERY BUT NEED IMMEDIATE SURGERY BECAUSE I HAD TWO DISC THAT WHERE BLOWN OUT AMONG OTHER DISC THAT NEED FIXING!! I WOULD NOT...Read More
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