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Dr. Donald Sachs, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.3 (92)
Map Pin Small Lakeland, FL
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Donald Sachs, MD

Dr. Donald Sachs, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Lakeland, FL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Univeristy of South Florida and is affiliated with Winter Haven Hospital. Dr. Sachs, completed a residency at University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Sachs an average 3.3 star rating.

Dr. Sachs works at Practice in Lakeland, FL with other offices in Winter Haven, FL and Plant City, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Osteoarthritis of Spine along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida 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. Sachs' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Center for Spinal Stenosis& Neurologic Care LLC
    4310 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33813 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (863) 606-5937
  2. 2
    Winter Haven Hospital
    200 Avenue F NE, Winter Haven, FL 33881 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (863) 606-5937
  3. 3
    Florida Musculoskeletal Surgical Group LLC
    1907 S Alexander St, Plant City, FL 33566 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (863) 606-5937

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  • Winter Haven Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Osteoarthritis of Spine
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Back Pain
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Spinal Stenosis
Nerve Ablation
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Neurostimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Bone Cancer
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Upper Back Pain
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Fusion
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Chordoma
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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Trauma
Epilepsy
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Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Meningiomas
Myelomalacia
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Polyneuropathy
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Surgery
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Herniated Disc Surgery
Neurostimulator Implantation
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Sympathetic Nerve Block
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    3.3
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    About Dr. Donald Sachs, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1609081900
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Univeristy of South Florida
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Colorado
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

    Dr. Sachs accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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

    Dr. Sachs has seen patients for Osteoarthritis of Spine, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Sachs on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    92 patients have reviewed Dr. Sachs. The overall rating for this provider is 3.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sachs.

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