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Dr. Barry Pollack, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.3 (19)
Map Pin Small Independence, MO
Accepting new patients
26 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Barry Pollack, MD

Dr. Barry Pollack, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Independence, MO. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 26 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from St. Joseph University and is affiliated with Centerpoint Medical Center and Menorah Medical Center. Dr. Pollack, completed a residency at Staten Island University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Pollack an average 4.3 star rating.

Dr. Pollack works at Neurosurgery Associates of Jackson County in Independence, MO. They frequently treat conditions like Spinal Cord Injury along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Cigna, Humana and UnitedHealthCare as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Pollack's Office Locations

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    Neurosurgery Associates of Jackson County
    19550 E 39th St S Ste 105, Independence, MO 64057 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Spinal Cord Injury
Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Back Pain
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Meningiomas
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Piriformis Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Spinal Stenosis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Whiplash
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Brain Surgery
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Abscess
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Tumor
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chronic Back Pain
Communicating Hydrocephalus
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Cranial Trauma
Epilepsy
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Hypothalamus Cancer
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Permanent Vegetative State
Persistent Vegetative State
Pineal Region Tumors
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Post-Traumatic Coma
Scoliosis
Spina Bifida
Spinal Osteophyte
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
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Syringomyelia
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Torticollis
Upper Back Pain
Brain Tumor Biopsy
Brain Tumor Surgery
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Disc Replacement
Laminectomy
Laminoplasty
Laminotomy
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Microdiscectomy
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotaxis
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    • Cigna
    • Dean Health Plan, Inc.
    • First Health
    • HCA Midwest Comp Care
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • Private HealthCare Systems
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    4.3
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    About Dr. Barry Pollack, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 26 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1053374835
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Texas - Medical School of Houston
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Staten Island University Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • St. Joseph University
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • St. Joseph University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Hospital Affiliations

    • Centerpoint Medical Center
    • Menorah Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Barry Pollack, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Pollack is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Pollack has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Pollack works at Neurosurgery Associates of Jackson County in Independence, MO. View the full address on Dr. Pollack’s profile.

    Dr. Pollack has seen patients for Spinal Cord Injury, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Pollack on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    19 patients have reviewed Dr. Pollack. The overall rating for this provider is 4.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Pollack.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Pollack, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Pollack appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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