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Dr. Andrew Wensel, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.7 (32)
Map Pin Small Rochester, NY
Accepting new patients
23 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Andrew Wensel, MD

Dr. Andrew Wensel, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Rochester, NY. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 23 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and is affiliated with F.F. Thompson Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Wensel an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Wensel works at Practice in Rochester, NY with other offices in Canandaigua, NY. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Wensel's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Strong Memorial Hospital Psych
    601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 467-1643
  2. 2
    Ur Neurosurgery Canandaigua
    395 West St Ste 7, Canandaigua, NY 14424 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 225-5767
  3. 3
    Office
    1445 Portland Ave Ste 305, Rochester, NY 14621 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 467-1643

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • F.F. Thompson Hospital
  • Strong Memorial Hospital

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Chiari Malformation Type 1
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Degenerative Disc Disease
Epilepsy
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Herniated Disc
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Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Deep Brain Stimulation
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulator Implantation
Spinal Fusion
Acoustic Neuroma
Acquired Brain Injuries
Adult Brain Tumor
Aneurysm
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Back Injuries
Back Pain
Back Sprain
Back Tumor
Basilar Skull Invagination
Benign Astrocytoma
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Injuries
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
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Brain Cysts, Pediatric
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Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Embolism
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chordoma
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Compressed Spinal Cord
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Cranial Trauma
Dural Tear
Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Intractable Pain Syndromes
Low Back Pain
Malignant Brain Tumor
Meningiomas
Myelitis
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Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurofibrosarcoma
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pediatric Brain Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Primary Basilar Impression
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Secondary Malignancies
Skull Base Tumor
Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Thoracolumbar Radiculopathy
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Traumatic Spine Disease
Upper Back Pain
Acute Stroke Intervention
Aneurysm Clipping
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
Artificial Disc Replacement
Brain Tumor Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Release
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Microdiscectomy
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Cervical Spine Surgery
Complex Skull Base Surgery
Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
Complex Spinal Reconstruction
Complex Spine Surgery
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
Deep Brain Stimulator Programming
Degenerative Disc surgery
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Device Implantation and Extraction
Disc Arthroplasty
Disc Replacement
Disc Surgery
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Failed Back Surgery Revision
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Frameless Stereotactic Surgery
Herniated Disc Procedure
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Intracranial Surgery
Intraoperative Mapping
Intrathecal Drug Delivery System Insertion
Kyphoplasty
Kyphosis Surgery
Low Back Procedure
Lower Spine Surgery
Lumbar Laminectomy
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Microdiscectomy
Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
Microsurgical Procedure
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Movement Disorder Surgery
Movement Disorder Surgery for Dystonia
Movement Disorder Surgery for Essential Tremor
Movement Disorder Surgery for Parkinson's Disease
Neck Pain Procedure
Neck Surgery
Nerve Biopsy
Nerve Reconstruction
Nerve Surgery
Neurological Testing
Neuromodulation
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
Novalis® Radiosurgery
Pallidotomy
Pediatric Neurosurgical Procedures
Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Cord Surgery
Spinal Decompression
Spinal Pump Implant
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Surgery
Stereotactic Neurosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotaxis
Trauma Neurosurgery
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    3.7
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    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 23 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, French
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    NPI Number
    • 1780696740
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    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • University of Rochester Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
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    Undergraduate School
    • Case Western Reserve University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Wensel accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    32 patients have reviewed Dr. Wensel. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Wensel.

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