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Dr. Wayne Villanueva, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.1 (59)
Map Pin Small Louisville, KY
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Overview of Dr. Wayne Villanueva, MD

Dr. Wayne Villanueva, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Louisville, KY. Dr. Villanueva, completed a residency at UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI / MAIN CAMPUS. Patients rated Dr. Villanueva an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Villanueva works at Baptist Health Medical Group Neurosurgery in Louisville, KY. They frequently treat conditions like Spondylolisthesis, Spinal Stenosis and Degenerative Disc Disease 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.

Dr. Villanueva's Office Locations

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    Baptist Health Medical Group Neurosurgery
    3900 Kresge Way Ste 51, Louisville, KY 40207 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 267-2022

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Spondylolisthesis
Spinal Stenosis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Stenosis
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Thoracic Stenosis
Upper Back Pain
Hydrocephalus
Scoliosis
Spine Deformities
Herniated Disc Surgery
Back Pain
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Spinal Cord Injury
Stroke
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Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Fusion
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Astrocytoma
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Injury
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Embolism
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Communicating Hydrocephalus
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Dural Tear
Epilepsy
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Hypothalamus Cancer
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Lumbar Spinal Cord Injury
Medulloblastoma
Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurogenic Bowel
Osteosarcoma
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Traumatic Coma
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Schwannoma
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Tumor
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Vertebral Column Tumors
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Craniectomy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Facet Blocks
Laminoplasty
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Fracture Treatment
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Bluegrass Family Health
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Center Care
    • ChoiceCare Network
    • Cigna
    • Commission for Children with Special Needs
    • Community Care of Southern Indiana
    • Cooperative Care and Hospital Agreement
    • CorVel
    • First Health
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Indiana Health Network
    • Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice
    • Kentucky Racing Health and Welfare
    • Medicaid of Indiana
    • Medicaid of Kentucky
    • Methodist Hospital Community Care Network
    • MultiPlan
    • Optimum United Healthcare Bone Marrow Transplant
    • Owensboro Community Health Network
    • Passport Health Plan
    • Passport Home Health
    • Preferred Health Plan, Inc.
    • Private HealthCare Systems
    • Sagamore Health Network
    • SIHO Insurance Services
    • Sterling Life Insurance Company
    • United Church of Christ
    • United Teacher Associates Insurance Company
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Value Options
    • Worker's Compensation

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    4.1
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
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    About Dr. Wayne Villanueva, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1861483265
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI / MAIN CAMPUS
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Cincinnati|University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Internship
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Baptist Health Lexington
    • Baptist Health Floyd

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

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

    Dr. Villanueva works at Baptist Health Medical Group Neurosurgery in Louisville, KY. View the full address on Dr. Villanueva’s profile.

    Dr. Villanueva has seen patients for Spondylolisthesis, Spinal Stenosis and Degenerative Disc Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Villanueva on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    59 patients have reviewed Dr. Villanueva. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Villanueva.

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