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Dr. G Edward Vates, PHD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Vates

Dr. G Edward Vates, PHD is a neurosurgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(585) 273-3551

Dr. Vates accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
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Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Independent Health
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MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Vates' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chiari's Deformity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vates treats Chiari's Deformity more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Vates treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric
Brain Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vates performs Brain Surgery more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Vates performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Acoustic Neuroma
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vates treats Acoustic Neuroma more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Vates treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Vates' conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Intestinal Epithelial Dysplasia
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spine Surgery

About Me

Biography

Dr. G Edward Vates, PHD is a neurosurgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2004
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Ucsf Med Center
Residency Hospital
1998
Ucsf Med Center
Internship Hospital
1997
Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
Medical School
2004
2003
1998
1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Vates' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vates

4.7

Based on 3 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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Amazing doctor. Did major surgery on my mother in law. Has taken extremely good follow up care of her.
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Good before surgery, never seen him while I spend several days in hospital,even though I asked to speak to him on my discharge day I was ready to leave then was told I can't leave till the Dr sees me,follow up visit peeks through the door says everything looks good, then gone
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