Dr. Brett A Schlifka, DO



Neurosurgery     -  Pennsylvania,  Wilkes Barre

 Overview

Dr. Brett A Schlifka, DO works in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania is a specialist in Neurosurgery. Dr. Schlifka is affiliated with Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Geisinger Medical Center

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 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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 Conditions

  • Acute Urinary Retention
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Colic
  • Complex Vaginal Surgery
  • Elbow Or Upper Arm Arthritis
  • Eosinophilia Myalgia Syndrome
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Functional Hemispherectomy
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Helminthosporium Fungus Allergy
  • Implanon® Placement
  • Isolaz System Acne Treatment
  • IV Sedation
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Fusion
  • Joint X-Ray
  • Lattice Corneal Dystrophy, Type 1
  • Multiple Injuries
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Mycobacterial Infections
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Pediatric AIDS
  • Pediatric Chronic Infection
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Recurring Pneumonia
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Sinus Node Disease
  • Surgical Mesh Removal
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator (tPA)
  • Women's Health Rehabilitation
  • Woodworker's Lung
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 Procedures

  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epilepsy
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Ultrasound, Carotid
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 State License

  • Kansas
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 Background Check

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 Education & Training

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 Awards

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Geisinger Specialty Clinic

1000 East Mountain Drive
Pennsylvania (PA)
Wilkes Barre,
18711

  (570) 826-7300
Office Volume:    500 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    Yes

Accepting New Patients

  • No
* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.
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 Map & Directions



Geisinger Specialty Clinic, 1000 East Mountain Drive, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania (PA), 18711



1000 East Mountain Drive, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, 18711


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 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Capital Blue Cross
  • EmblemHealth
  • GHI PPO

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center photo


Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center

1000 East Mountain Boulevard Pennsylvania PA, Wilkes Barre, 18711

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center is a hospital located in Wilkes Barre, PA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 15 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 13 of 15 procedures.



Geisinger Medical Center photo


Geisinger Medical Center

100 North Academy Avenue Pennsylvania PA, Danville, 17822

Geisinger Medical Center is a hospital located in Danville, PA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 15 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 3 of 15 procedures.



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  •  Latest reviews for Neurosurgery specialists

  • Worst doctor's appointment I have ever had. Waited months to get in. I would rate this provider zero in every category which is consistent with the experiences relayed to me by several other people I know in the community who have seen him. He should have retired years ago.
    09 June 2018, 08:45
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  • The Best orthopedic surgeon . each time my son had surgery on his knees from playing football. Long Time ago DR. B.
    09 June 2018, 07:42
    (1)
  • An amazing Dr. Who made me feel like a new man. And changed my life for the best. I am now pain gree thank to him
    09 June 2018, 03:07
    (1)