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Dr. Raul A. Rodas, D.O., FACOS

Neurosurgeon

Dr. Raul Rodas practices Neurological Surgery in Lake Mary, FL. As a Neurological Surgeon, Dr. Rodas prevents, diagnoses, evaluates, and treats disorders of the autonomic, peripheral, and central nervous systems. Neurological Surgeons are trained to treat such disorders as spinal canal stenosis, herniated discs, tumors, fractures, and spinal deformities, among many others.
38 years Experience
Dr. Raul A. Rodas, D.O., FACOS
  • Lake Mary, Florida
  • Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

Can a pinched nerve cause tingling all over the body?

A pinched nerve may cause local tingling, but not tingling over the entire body.

Do I need a neurosurgeon or an orthopedic surgeon for back problems?

When it comes to your spine with all its nerves, always trust a Neurosurgeon. A Neurosurgeon has the most knowledge in this area.

What can be done for neuropathy in the hands?

I know this can be very painful. There is medication that can help with nerve pain. I would also consult a hand surgeon as well.

Is surgery necessary for herniated disk?

There are many people who live with herniated disc. The question to ask yourself is the herniated disc causing you pain and is there functional issues beginning to manifest such READ MORE
There are many people who live with herniated disc. The question to ask yourself is the herniated disc causing you pain and is there functional issues beginning to manifest such as foot drop, bowel or bladder inconvenience. Any of these symptoms is an emergency situation that needs to be addressed immediately.