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Dr. Benjamin Fulmer, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.2 (44)
Map Pin Small Birmingham, AL
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Benjamin Fulmer, MD

Dr. Benjamin Fulmer, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Birmingham, AL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 31 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham and is affiliated with Ascension St. Vincent's St. Clair and Ascension St. Vincent's Birmingham. Patients rated Dr. Fulmer an average 3.2 star rating.

Dr. Fulmer works at Birmingham Neurosurgery & Spine Group PC in Birmingham, AL. They frequently treat conditions like Lumbosacral Stenosis, Cervical Stenosis and Spinal Stenosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna 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. Fulmer's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Birmingham Neurosurgery & Spine Group PC
    806 Saint Vincents Dr # 450, Birmingham, AL 35205 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 986-5200

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Ascension St. Vincent's St. Clair
  • Ascension St. Vincent's Birmingham

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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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.
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Cervical Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis
Back Pain
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Brain Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hypothalamus Cancer
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Piriformis Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Spinal Osteophyte
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Upper Back Pain
Cervical Spinal Fusion
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Discitis
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari's Deformity
Communicating Hydrocephalus
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Trauma
Epilepsy
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Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelomalacia
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor Biopsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spine Fracture Treatment
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    3.2
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    About Dr. Benjamin Fulmer, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1750331104
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Benjamin Fulmer, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Fulmer is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Fulmer works at Birmingham Neurosurgery & Spine Group PC in Birmingham, AL. View the full address on Dr. Fulmer’s profile.

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

    44 patients have reviewed Dr. Fulmer. The overall rating for this provider is 3.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Fulmer.

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