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Dr. Karl Schultz, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.8 (38)
Map Pin Small Gainesville, GA
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Karl Schultz, MD

Dr. Karl Schultz, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Gainesville, GA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Emory University and is affiliated with Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville and Union General Hospital. Dr. Schultz, completed a residency at Department Of Neurological Surgery, The Emory Clinic and Emory University School Of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Schultz an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Schultz works at Practice in Gainesville, GA with other offices in Braselton, GA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Schultz's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Childrens Dentistry At Hamilton Mill & Gainesville
    655 Jesse Jewell Pkwy SE, Gainesville, GA 30501 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (770) 533-7288
  2. 2
    Northeast Georgia Medical Center
    743 Spring St NE, Gainesville, GA 30501 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (770) 533-6511
  3. 3
    Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton
    1400 River Pl, Braselton, GA 30517 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (770) 533-6511
  4. 4
    Specialty Orthopaedics PC
    1240 Jesse Jewell Pkwy SE Ste 300, Gainesville, GA 30501 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (770) 534-7200

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  • Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville
  • Union General Hospital

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Radiculopathy
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Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Subdural Hemorrhage
Brain Surgery
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Chiari Malformation Type 2
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Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
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Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Upper Back Pain
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
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Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Microdiscectomy
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Interlaminar Spacer
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulator Implantation
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Nerve Block
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Skull Base Surgery
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
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    3.8
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    About Dr. Karl Schultz, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1558344507
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • American College Of Surgeons
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Department Of Neurological Surgery, The Emory Clinic and Emory University School Of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • Emory University Affiliated Hospitals
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Emory University
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Washington and Jefferson College
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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