Dr. William Schwank, MD

Dr. William Schwank, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. William Schwank, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Bowling Green, KY. He is 73 years old and has been practicing for 48 years. Dr. Schwank is affiliated with The Medical Center at Bowling Green.

165 Natchez Trace Ave Ste 100

Bowling Green, KY 42103

Contact Information

(270) 782-7800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
54

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neoplastic Disorders
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Numbness
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Tingling Sensation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • San Carlos University-Guatemala City
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • San Carlos University-Guatemala City
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Louisville
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schwank has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schwank's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwank to family and friends
3.5
based on 12 total reviews
Dr. Schwank's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Schwank accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Schwank has admitting privileges

The Medical Center at Bowling Green
250 Park St
Bowling Green, KY 42101
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