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Dr. Sarel Vorster, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.7 (24)
Map Pin Small Cleveland, OH
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Sarel Vorster, MD

Dr. Sarel Vorster, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Cleveland, OH. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AFRICA (MEDUNSA) / FACULTY OF MEDICINE and is affiliated with Cleveland Clinic. Patients rated Dr. Vorster an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Vorster works at Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center in Cleveland, OH. They frequently treat conditions like Hydrocephalus along with other conditions at varying frequencies. 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.

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Dr. Vorster's Office Locations

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    Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
    9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (833) 989-2044
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00

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  • Cleveland Clinic

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Hydrocephalus
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Hydrocephalus
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Brain Surgery
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Syringomyelia
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Brain Cancer
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Communicating Hydrocephalus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Epilepsy
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Herniated Disc
Hypothalamus Cancer
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Myelopathy
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Traumatic Brain Injury
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Acrocephalosyndactyly
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Astrocytoma
Back Pain
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Injury
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
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Cranial Trauma
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Medulloblastoma
Meningiomas
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Nerve Sheath Tumors
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
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Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Radiculopathy
Schwannoma
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spina Bifida
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Traumatic Hydrocephalus
Upper Back Pain
Brain Tumor Biopsy
Craniectomy
Craniotomy
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Facet Blocks
Herniated Disc Surgery
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laminoplasty
Neuroplasty
Percutaneous Aspiration for Spinal Cord Cyst or Syrinx
Peripheral Nerve Block
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Fracture Treatment
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    3.7
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    Based on 24 ratings
    Patient Ratings (24)
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    About Dr. Sarel Vorster, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1679866081
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AFRICA (MEDUNSA) / FACULTY OF MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Sarel Vorster, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Vorster is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Vorster works at Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center in Cleveland, OH. View the full address on Dr. Vorster’s profile.

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

    24 patients have reviewed Dr. Vorster. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Vorster.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Vorster, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Vorster appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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