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Dr. John German, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.3 (26)
Map Pin Small Albany, NY
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. John German, MD

Dr. John German, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Albany, NY. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 28 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine and is affiliated with Saratoga Hospital and Albany Medical Center Hospital. Dr. German, completed a residency at State University Of New York (SUNY) At Buffalo. Patients rated Dr. German an average 3.3 star rating.

Dr. German works at Practice in Albany, NY with other offices in Ballston Spa, NY and Latham, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Epilepsy and Myelopathy 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. German's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Amc
    47 NEW SCOTLAND AVE, Albany, NY 12208 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 262-5088
    Monday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    Office
    6 Medical Park Dr Ste 203, Ballston Spa, NY 12020 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 264-1200
  3. 3
    Albany Medical Center
    43 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY 12208 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 262-5088
  4. 4
    Albany Medical College
    713 Troy Schenectady Rd Ste 306, Latham, NY 12110 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 264-5053

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Saratoga Hospital
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Treatment frequency



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Epilepsy
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Brain Surgery
Myelopathy
Back Pain
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cerebral Edema
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Compressed Spinal Cord
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Deep Brain Stimulation
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Spinal Fusion
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Cancer
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Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
Cranial Trauma
Dural Tear
Ear Disorders
Fracture
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Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
Lennox Gastaut Syndrome
Lumbar Spinal Cord Injury
Malignant Schwannoma
Meningiomas
Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurofibromatosis Type Two
Neurofibrosarcoma
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Post-Traumatic Coma
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Schwannomatosis
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylosis
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Tuberous Sclerosis
Upper Back Pain
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
Whiplash
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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Carotid Ultrasound
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Neuroplasty
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotaxis
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Shield of Northeastern New York
    • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    • Cigna
    • Connecticare
    • EmblemHealth
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    • Fidelis Care
    • Humana
    • MagnaCare
    • MVP Health Care
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    3.3
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    Based on 26 ratings
    Patient Ratings (26)
    5 Star
    (14)
    4 Star
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    3 Star
    (2)
    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (10)
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    About Dr. John German, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1598787905
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Iniversity Of Tennessee-Medical College
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • State University Of New York (SUNY) At Buffalo
    Residency
    Internship
    • University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine-Health Science Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. John German, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. German is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

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

    26 patients have reviewed Dr. German. 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. German.

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