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Dr. Michael Andrew Campanelli, DO
Specializes in Neurosurgery, Other
1324 Lakeland Hills Boulevard
Lakeland, FL
 

Dr. Michael Campanelli is a neurosurgeon. He attended A.T. Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Sisters of Charity Hospital and Grandview Medical Center. The average patient rating for Dr. Campanelli is 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. His professional affiliations include the University of South Florida (USF) Health and Lakeland Regional Health (LRH). He is accepting new patients.

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Dr. Jose Antonio Torres Gluck, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery
1325 Lakeland Hills Boulevard
Lakeland, FL
 

Dr. Jose Torres Gluck is a neurosurgeon in Lakeland, FL. Dr. Torres Gluck's professional affiliations include the University of South Florida (USF) Health and Lakeland Regional Health (LRH). After completing medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, he performed his residency at Jacobi Medical Center and Montefiore Medical Center. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Torres Gluck takes. Dr. Torres Gluck welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Tsz Yeung Lau, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery
1325 Lakeland Hills Boulevard
Lakeland, FL
 

Dr. Tsz Lau's specialty is neurosurgery. He obtained his medical school training at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Lau speaks Cantonese. Dr. Lau's hospital/clinic affiliations include the University of South Florida (USF) Health and Lakeland Regional Health (LRH). New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Dr. Donald C Sachs, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery
2345 Collins Lane
Lakeland, FL
 

Dr. Donald Sachs specializes in neurosurgery. Dr. Sachs is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. His clinical interests include back pain, minimally invasive spine surgery, and spine problems. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. After completing medical school at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF).

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What is Neurosurgery?

Neurosurgery is the highly skilled specialty devoted to the surgical treatment of issues affecting the brain, spinal cord, and nerves. It is similar to the specialty of neurology, which also treats disorders of the nervous system. Even though there is some overlap, neurosurgery focuses on the surgical treatment of nervous system disorders. However, not every neurosurgery job means surgery -- neurosurgeons may also provide a diagnosis, interpret imaging and test results, or provide non-surgical treatment, depending on the nature of the illness.

Neurosurgeons treat nervous system disorders such as:
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Brain or spine tumors
  • Blood clots in the brain
  • Hydroencephalitis
  • Aneurysms or stroke
  • Seizures
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Carpal or cubital tunnel syndromes
  • Repair of severed nerves
  • Infections of the brain or spinal fluid

Because the nervous system is both so delicate and so complex, neurosurgery has one of the most rigorous and competitive medical education programs. After college and medical school, it is common for a neurosurgeon to require 7-10 additional years of intense training.

New discoveries in this field allow neurosurgeons to heal and accomplish more than ever before, and they are now able to treat many injuries and illnesses that were once fatal.