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Dr. Donald O'Rourke Jr, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.0 (24)
Map Pin Small Philadelphia, PA
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Donald O'Rourke Jr, MD

Dr. Donald O'Rourke Jr, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine and is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Hospital. Patients rated Dr. O'Rourke Jr an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. O'Rourke Jr works at University Of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Cerebral Edema and Brain Cancer 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. O'Rourke Jr's Office Locations

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    3400 Civic Center Blvd Fl 2, Philadelphia, PA 19104 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 662-3487

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  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania Hospital

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Cerebral Edema
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Brain Cancer
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Brain Surgery
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Epilepsy
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Hydrocephalus
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Meningiomas
Subdural Hemorrhage
Traumatic Brain Injury
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Back Pain
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
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Brain Aneurysm
Broken Neck
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
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Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
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Degenerative Disc Disease
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Herniated Disc
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Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelitis
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Myelopathy
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
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Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Polyneuropathy
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Upper Back Pain
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotaxis
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    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1922036029
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Donald O'Rourke Jr, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. O'Rourke Jr is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. O'Rourke Jr works at University Of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. View the full address on Dr. O'Rourke Jr’s profile.

    Dr. O'Rourke Jr has seen patients for Cerebral Edema and Brain Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. O'Rourke Jr on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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