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Dr. Jorge Alvernia, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.9 (161)
Map Pin Small Monroe, LA
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Jorge Alvernia, MD

Dr. Jorge Alvernia, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Monroe, LA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 31 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from PONTIFICAL UNIVERSITY JAVERIANA / FACULTY OF MEDICINE and is affiliated with Glenwood Regional Medical Center, Monroe Surgical Hospital, Saint Francis Medical Center and St. Francis P & S Surgery & Heart Center. Dr. Alvernia, completed a residency at Tulane University of Louisiana. Patients rated Dr. Alvernia an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Alvernia works at Brain and Spine Associates in Monroe, LA. They frequently treat conditions like Scoliosis 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. Alvernia's Office Locations

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    Monroe
    1908 ROYAL AVE, Monroe, LA 71201 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 325-5435

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  • Glenwood Regional Medical Center
  • Monroe Surgical Hospital
  • Saint Francis Medical Center
  • St. Francis P & S Surgery & Heart Center

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Treatment frequency



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.
Scoliosis
Herniated Disc
Hypothalamus Cancer
Back Pain
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Upper Back Pain
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Spinal Fusion
Acoustic Neuroma
Adult Brain Tumor
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Astrocytoma
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Disorders
Brain Injury
Brain Lesion
Brain Metastasis
Brain Tumor
Broken Neck
Cancer
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Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Edema
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniopharyngioma
Epilepsy
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Fracture
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Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracranial Hematoma
Lower Back Muscle Strain
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Medulloblastoma
Meningiomas
Muscle Weakness
Myelomalacia
Myelopathy
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Numbness
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Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Piriformis Syndrome
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Schwannoma
Spinal Osteophyte
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Syringomyelia
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Stenosis
Thrombosis
Upper Extremity Pain
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (ALIF)
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Release
Cervical Microdiscectomy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Craniotomy
Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
Deep Brain Stimulation
Drug Pump for Spasticity
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Lumbar Fusion
Lumbar Laminectomy
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Peripheral Nerve Decompression
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (PLIF)
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) Surgery
Transphenoidal Surgery
XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure
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    About Dr. Jorge Alvernia, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, French and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1427223619
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Universite Claude Bernard Lyon I
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Residency
    Internship
    • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • PONTIFICAL UNIVERSITY JAVERIANA / FACULTY OF MEDICINE
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    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Alvernia works at Brain and Spine Associates in Monroe, LA. View the full address on Dr. Alvernia’s profile.

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

    161 patients have reviewed Dr. Alvernia. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Alvernia.

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