Dr. Raymond C Truex, MD



Neurosurgery     -  Pennsylvania,  West Reading

 Overview

Dr. Raymond C Truex, MD works in West Reading, Pennsylvania is a specialist in Neurosurgery and graduated Temple University School Of Medicine in 1967. Dr. Truex is affiliated with Saint Joseph Medical Center, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center and practicing for 52 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

 Conditions

  • Acute Urinary Retention
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Amniotomy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Dystonia 3, Torsion, X - Linked
  • Elbow Or Upper Arm Arthritis
  • Eosinophilia Myalgia Syndrome
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Functional Hemispherectomy
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for AVM
  • 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)
  • Pneumoconiosis
  • Recurring Pneumonia
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Sinus Node Disease
  • Surgical Mesh Removal
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator (tPA)
  • Women's Health Rehabilitation

 Procedures

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Injury
  • 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
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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 Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Ultrasound, Carotid
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 52

 State License

  • Pennsylvania

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Temple University School Of Medicine

Philadelphia, PA, United States

Graduated: 1967

Residency Hospitals


Pennsylvania Hospital

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Year completed: 1969

Undergraduate School


Gettysburg College

Gettysburg, PA, USA

Graduated: 1963

Fellowship Hospital


Select Specialty Hospital - Philadelph

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Year completed: 1976

 Awards

1   CNS
2   AANS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Spine Brain Neurosurgery Center

601 Spruce Street
Pennsylvania (PA)
West Reading,
19611

  (610) 375-4567
Office Volume:    50 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Year Dr. Truex Joined Practice:    1990
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Spine Brain Neurosurgery Center, 601 Spruce Street, West Reading, Pennsylvania (PA), 19611




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Community Blue PPO
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health America PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Keystone Health Plan East HMO
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • Personal Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • UPMC
  • UPMC PPO

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Saint Joseph Medical Center photo


Saint Joseph Medical Center

1000 Carondelet Drive Missouri MO, Kansas City, 64114

Saint Joseph Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Kansas City, MO. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 14 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 13 of 14 procedures.



The Reading Hospital and Medical Center photo


The Reading Hospital and Medical Center

6th Avenue And Spruce Street Pennsylvania PA, Reading, 19611

The Reading Hospital and Medical Center is a hospital located in Reading, PA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 16 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 15 of 16 procedures.




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