Dr. Yoav Ritter, DO

Dr. Yoav Ritter, DO

Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery  ·  
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Dr. Yoav Ritter, DO is a minimally invasive neurological spine surgery specialist in Pontiac, MI and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2005 and specializes in minimally invasive neurological spine surgery, neurosurgery, and more.

44555 Woodward Ave Ste 505

Pontiac, MI 48341

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Ritter's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ritter treats Spondylosis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Ritter treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Bone Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ritter treats Bone Disorders more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Ritter treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Herniated Disc Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ritter performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Ritter performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy

Dr. Ritter's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Autoimmune Diseases
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
Cavernous Malformation of Spine
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Concussion
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kyphosis
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Lordosis
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Occult Spinal Dysraphism
Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Instability
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tuberculosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Split Spinal Cord Malformation
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

Biography

Dr. Yoav Ritter, DO is a minimally invasive neurological spine surgery specialist in Pontiac, MI and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2005 and specializes in minimally invasive neurological spine surgery, neurosurgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2005
Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
2005

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ritter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ritter

4.8

Based on 32 reviews

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Dr. Ritter performed a laminectomy on my brother. He was very patient and caring. He wanted to do the minimal to prevent him from having too much done at one time. After 3 months, my brother is pain free! Thanks Dr. Ritter
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I would recommend this Dr to any person seeking great personalized care. Even if surgery was not in a person's future the expertise with which Dr. Ritter works with you is refreshing.
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Great surgeon who informs, listens and executes to the highest precision.
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Dr. Ritter and his staff have given me my life back. I've been suffering with disc issues for over 8 years. Pills, shots, therapy, spinal manipulation, all failed. I realized those where all Band-Aids covering a larger problem. Dr Ritter gave me his recommendation and I immediately took it. He...Read More
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The best Doctor. He gave me my life back. ..im pain free yay!! My family and I can't thank him enough.
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Insurance accepted

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
NetworkBlue
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO