Dr. Blake Pearson

Doctor (MD)

Location:
Birmingham, Alabama Map External Link
Homewood, Alabama Map External Link
Gender:M
Specialty:Neurosurgeon
Website: drblakepearson.com External Link
Practice: Brookwood Neurosurgery and Spine
Hospital:
Phone:205-250-6805
Med. School:Georgetown University Of Medicine
Grad. Year: 2004

Answers Email: Unknown
Online Appt. Scheduling: Unknown
Accepting New Patients:Y

Profile updated 22/10/12    Submit profile update    Subscribe to profile updates

Rating: 5.0 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 9 reviews. Dr. Blake Pearson has an excellent overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Neurosurgeon-related: nervous system, cervical and lumbar spine problems, brain tumors, neurovascular problems, peripheral nerve problems, neurological surgery, brain and spinal cord tumors, skull-base surgery, brachytherapy, aneurysm surgery, epilepsy surgery, neurological surgery
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30/06/14 SYSTEM: 'birds of a feather' score (based on Medicare patients-in-common): 3.7 
RID: 5564414
16/06/14 5 5 5 5 Dr. Pearson is a rarity among medical professionals, highly capable and caring at the same time. I was diagnosed with a rare congenital condition in my spine at age 47. Finding someone to perform this surgery on me as an adult was challenging. We visited several different surgeons in the Birmingham area and even spoke with docs as far away as San Francisco. Dr. Pearson received flawless recommendations from every reference. He was cautious with my diagnosis, making me fully aware of possible complications from surgery. Dr. Pearson, along with Dr. Haynes, spent 8 hours performing my surgery. The first face I was when I woke up was Dr. Pearson asking if I could wiggle my toes. You should have seen the smile on his face when I did! There was no doubt in my mind that he was fully invested in my well being. Both docs had smiles on their faces every time they entered my hospital room and the one post op phone call I had to make was answered by Dr. Haynes instantaneously. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
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RID: 5556706
12/06/14 5 5 5 5 Dr. Pearson and his staff are great. I found him through researching doctors on websites such as this one. I scheduled my appt, he evaluated me and listened to my problems. I scheduled a minimally invasive microdiscectomy, and couldn't have found a better doctor. I live over 2 hrs away and he and his staff were very accommodating to that. I went to other neurosurgeons closer to home and was treated poorly. The kind of doctors who have that "god" complex. Dr. Pearson is the complete opposite. If you are looking for a neurosurgeon, you couldn't be in better hands. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
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RID: 5211643
25/02/14 5 5 5 5 My husband had a severe and sudden brain aneurysm. Dr Pearson performed the surgery and saved his life. He is a excellent surgeon and would say everyone is safe in his hands. I'm telling you, you want this guy to do your brain surgery.  Respond
RID: 2455058
23/10/12 5 5 5 5 My back has given me problems for years. I was referred to Dr. Pearson who met with me, gave me diagnosis and choices of how to correct problems. There was no pressure and his bedside manner is amazing. He accurately diagnosed the problems, corrected them through surgery and gave me outstanding advice. I had surgery yesterday and can now sit up, walk and am out of the pain I was in (still sore and stiff from surgery tho). He spent time listening and talking with me during each visit.  Respond
RID: 2360040
13/07/12 5 5 5 5 Dr. Pearson is an excellent Spine doctor. He knew exactly what needed to be done for my back and gave me options but NEVER pushed surgery until I was ready. I respect him so much for that. He is the best. 
Insurance: Tricare
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22/05/12 SYSTEM: City changed from "BIRMINGHAM" to "Homewood" 
RID: 2103856
03/05/12 5 5 5 5 Accurate diagnosis, explained options and procedures at my level of understanding. Brought new and up to date options. Made me feel comfortable and trusting in his ability. Backed it up by doing what he said could be done to improve my health. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
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RID: 1706254
06/02/12 5 5 5 5 very friendly, intelligent, and diagosed my pain to the exact. Sincerely janie mack 
Insurance: AARP
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RID: 1702331
01/02/12 5 5 5 5 Love Dr Pearson I couldn't say enough about what he did for my Mom. would highly recommend him.  Respond
RID: 1697098
26/01/12 5 5 5 5 Dr. Pearson is an amazing surgeon. He spent time with me on my initial visit explaining everything in great detail and answered every question i had. I was scared and extremely nervous about my back operation but immediately felt at ease after meeting him. I ended up going through with surgery and could not be happier! 
Insurance: Aetna
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