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Dr. Walter Jean, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.9 (11)
Map Pin Small Allentown, PA
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31 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. Walter Jean, MD

Dr. Walter Jean, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Allentown, PA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 31 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College and is affiliated with Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest. Patients rated Dr. Jean an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Jean works at Practice in Allentown, PA with other offices in Washington, DC. They frequently treat conditions like Traumatic Brain Injury along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Jean's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Lvpg Physiatry -muhlenberg
    1250 S Cedar Crest Blvd Ste 400, Allentown, PA 18103 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (610) 402-6555
  2. 2
    Lehigh Valley Health Network-mack Boulevard
    2100 Mack Blvd, Allentown, PA 18103 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (610) 402-6555
  3. 3
    Gw the Medical Faculty Associate
    2150 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (202) 741-2750

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest

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Traumatic Brain Injury
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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.
Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Aneurysm
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Back Pain
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Brain Cancer
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Degenerative Disc Disease
Epilepsy
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Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Radiculopathy
Spinal Stenosis
Stroke
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Subdural Hemorrhage
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Broken Neck
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Embolism
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Trauma
Craniopharyngioma
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Lennox Gastaut Syndrome
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelitis
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Myelomalacia
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Permanent Vegetative State
Persistent Vegetative State
Pineal Region Tumors
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tarlov Cyst
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Upper Back Pain
Brain Tumor Biopsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulator Implantation
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Skull Base Surgery
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    About Dr. Walter Jean, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Chinese
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    NPI Number
    • 1386643724
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University Cincinnati
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • University of Minnesota
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Jean has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

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

    11 patients have reviewed Dr. Jean. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Jean.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Jean, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Jean 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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