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Dr. Kenneth Blumenfeld, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.6 (12)
Map Pin Small San Jose, CA
Accepting new patients
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Overview of Dr. Kenneth Blumenfeld, MD

Dr. Kenneth Blumenfeld, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in San Jose, CA. They graduated from John Hopkins University and is affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital. Dr. Blumenfeld, completed a residency at University of Pennsylvania Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Blumenfeld an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Blumenfeld works at Palo Alto Medical Foundation in San Jose, CA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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.

Dr. Blumenfeld's Office Locations

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    Palo Alto Medical Foundation
    2506 Samaritan Ct, San Jose, CA 95124 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hypothalamus Cancer
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Lumbar Radiculopathy
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Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
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Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
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Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Percutaneous Kyphoplasty
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Astrocytoma
Back Pain
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Bone Cancer
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Brain Aneurysm
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Broken Neck
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Cerebral Embolism
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari Malformation Type 1
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Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
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Cranial Trauma
Epilepsy
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Low Back Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Medulloblastoma
Myelomalacia
Neurogenic Bowel
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
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Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Schwannoma
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Osteophyte
Spondylitis
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tarlov Cyst
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Column Tumors
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Atherectomy
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Spinal Fusion
Craniectomy
Craniotomy
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Facet Blocks
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Intracranial Vessels Stenting
Laminoplasty
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Neuroplasty
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotaxis
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.6
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    About Dr. Kenneth Blumenfeld, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1235158254
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Pennsylvania Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Pennsylvania Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • John Hopkins University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Good Samaritan Hospital

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

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    Dr. Blumenfeld works at Palo Alto Medical Foundation in San Jose, CA. View the full address on Dr. Blumenfeld’s profile.

    12 patients have reviewed Dr. Blumenfeld. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Blumenfeld.

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