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Dr. William Zerick, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 57

Dr. Zerick

Dr. William Zerick, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Newark, OH and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(740) 522-7600

Dr. Zerick accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Blue Card PPO
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Dr. Zerick's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Fusion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zerick performs Spinal Fusion more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Zerick performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zerick performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Zerick performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zerick treats Spine Disorders more than 93% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Zerick's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • 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)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Zerick, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Newark, OH and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Charleston Area Med Center
Residency Hospital
Eastern Va Med School
Residency Hospital
Oh State University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1988
West Virginia University
Medical School
1988

Awards

Dr. Zerick's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zerick

3.4

Based on 44 reviews

5 Stars
56.81818181818182%
(25)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(2)
2 Stars
2.272727272727273%
(1)
1 Star
36.36363636363637%
(16)

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Wait time is 4 hours at least He came highly recommended but Mess up my neck had to have a Trake after he paralyzed my vocal cords the second surgery to fix the first one and now I have to have a third surgery to fix the second one. Will never go back.
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DO NOT choose Zerick for your any surgery! He performed a dual cervical spine fusion on me and it was THE MOST terrible experience I have EVER had. He is arrogant and treats you "lesser than". You will find he is in it for the $$ and not for humanity because prior to my surgery he was...Read More
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I absolutely love Dr. Zerick and his staff! They are very promp, effeciant, and extremely kind. It has been an absolute pleasure, I would definitely recommend them to anyone who is in need of a neurosurgeon.
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I waited 2 months for an appointment but was patient because he was highly recommended. Received an automated call cancelling the appointment. I called the office and they said they would reschedule in 3 or 4 days. No call 3 weeks and counting. I sought out another physician.
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At my first appointment with Dr. Zurick I was told he was running 3 hours late. I waited 3 1/2 hours to see him. My next appointment (today) I arrived on time and was told the Dr was running 3 hours late AGAIN!!! So I cancelled today's appointment and went home (2 1/2 hour round trip!!) This is...Read More
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Locations

MSA Family Medicine

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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