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Geoffrey L Blatt, MD

Neurological Surgery

Physician Rating

4.5

149 reviews

Exam Thorough: 4.4
Provider Answers: 4.5
Provider Concern: 4.6
Wait Reasonable: 4.0

Midwest Neuroscience Institute

2330 East Meyer Boulevard, Ste 411
Kansas City, MO 64132

About Geoffrey L Blatt

Geoffrey L. Blatt, MD has been with Midwest Neurosurgery Associates since 1992. He graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine and completed Neurosurgical Residency and Fellowship at the State University of New York at Buffalo and Brown University in Rhode Island respectively. He is board-certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgeons and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. Dr. Blatt has been honored as a Top Neurological Surgeon by multiple organizations including US News and World Report, Ingrams Magazine, KC Magazine, Castle Connelly and The Consumers Research Council. He has served as a departmental head and on the Board of Directors of hospitals. He is a past president of the Missouri State Neurosurgical Society and the Kansas City Neurology and Neurosurgical Society. He served on the National Council of State Neurosurgical Societies. While he practices general neurosurgery, he does have specialty training in complex and minimally invasive spinal surgery, vascular neurosurgery, endoscopic neurosurgery, and stereotactic radiosurgery (Gamma Knife, CyberKnife, and Novalis). Dr. Blatt holds patents on devices for replacement of spinal discs and has been involved in the development of some widely used spinal instrumentation. As part of a treatment team headed by Dr. Blatt, there are years of experience and expertise at each step along the way. The team moto of ��_ surgery as a last resort ��_ has served patients well. The team is conscientious and meticulous, returning phone calls, answering questions, spending face-to-face time with patients, and caring about patient outcomes.

Education

Medical School
University of Kansas School of Medicine

Residency
State University of New York, Buffalo

Fellowship
Brown University ��_ Miriam Hospital

Certifications & Memberships

Am Bd Neurological Surgery - Status: Certified

Gender

Male

Languages Spoken

English

Procedures & Conditions

Neurosurgery, Discectomy , Laminectomy , Laminotomy , Laminoplasty , Spine Fusion , Spine Instrumentation , Spinal Cord Tumors , Craniotomy , Carpal Tunnel Release , Ulnar Nerve Release , Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, discectomy, laminectomy, laminotomy, laminoplasty, spine fusion, spine instumentation, spinal cord tumors, craniotomy, carpal tunnerl release, ulnar nerve release, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Back Surgery, Brain Surgery, Brain Tumor Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Cervical Disc Surgery, Craniotomy, Discectomy, Laminectomy Laminoplasty Laminotomy, Microdiscectomy, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Spinal Cord Stimulation, Spinal Fusion, Spinal Instrumentation, Spinal Surgery, Spinal Tumor Surgery, , discectomy, laminectomy, laminotomy, laminoplasty, spine fusion, spine instumentation, spinal cord tumors, craniotomy, carpal tunnerl release, ulnar nerve release, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Back Surgery, Brain Surgery, Brain Tumor Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Cervical Disc Surgery, Craniotomy, Discectomy, Laminectomy Laminoplasty Laminotomy, Microdiscectomy, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Spinal Cord Stimulation, Spinal Fusion, Spinal Instrumentation, Spinal Surgery, Spinal Tumor Surgery, , Cervical Disease , Thoracic Disease , Lumar Spine Disease , Disc Herniation , Spinal Stenosis , Degenerative Spine Disease , Spine Fracture , Spine Trauma , Spinal Cord Tumors , Head Injuries , Brain Tumors , Carpal Tunnel Syndrome , Ulnar Neuropathy

Specialty

Neurological Surgery

Office Locations

Midwest Neuroscience Institute
2330 East Meyer Boulevard, Ste 411
Kansas City, MO 64132
Phone: (816) 363-2500
Fax: (816) 361-4500