Dr. Zenko Hrynkiw, MD

Dr. Zenko Hrynkiw, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(33)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Zenko Hrynkiw, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

3686 Grandview Pkwy Ste 630

Birmingham, AL 35243

Contact Information

(205) 591-3566

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 96% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • 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
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • 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
  • 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
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Loyola University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Loyola University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • St Marys Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University West Ontario Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hrynkiw has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hrynkiw's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hrynkiw to family and friends
4.1
based on 33 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Hrynkiw's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

When I questioned my surgeon why I could not walk dr. hrynkiw came into my hospital room and threw my covers off my bed into the floor, told me to lift my leg, which I did. He slapped my leg down and said I told you to push your foot against my hand. He then turned and walked out. I did not even...more
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Dr. Hrynikiw was not my original surgeon, although I sure wish he had been! He accepted me after my first surgeon had gotten me very close to death. I had a bad spinal fluid leak, which the first surgeon couldn't stop. Upon consultation, and my daughter begging for help, I was very much out of it,...more
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