Dr. Edward Hudson Oldfield MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Edward Oldfield is a neurosurgeon in Charlottesville, Virginia and is affiliated with University of Virginia Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Kentucky College of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years. Dr. Oldfield accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at University of Virginia Medical Center who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: Pituitary Surgery, Skull Base

Hospital Affiliation

University of Virginia Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Vanderbilt University
Residency, General Surgery, 1973–1975

Vanderbilt University
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1976–1980

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Class of 1973

University of Kentucky
Other Training, Physics, 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 31 years in Neurological Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2013

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Whos Who

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow (FAANS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Cushing Award for Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery, AANS
2013

First annual AANS Cushing Award for Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery for technical prowess and skill and/or innovation in the development of new procedures which have become part of the arsenal a neurosurgeon uses to treat disease., AANS
2013

‘Top Doctor’ of US News and World Report
2012

Member of inaugural UVA Millipub members (UVA Medical faculty with a research publication cited over 1000 times)., UVA Millipub
2012

Top Doctor, US News and World Report
2012

Harvey Cushing Medal, AANS
2009

Harvey Cushing Medal, "the highest honor bestowed on a member for his many years of outstanding leadership, dedication and contributions to the field of neurosurgery.", American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)
2009

Award for Excellence in Neuro-oncology., Colorado Neurological Institute
2008

Award for Excellence in Neuro-Oncology, Colorado Neurological Institute
2007

Michael S. Voynic Award in Neuro-oncology., Yale University School of Medicine
2007

America’s Top Surgeons
2006

Distinguished Alumnus Award, University of Kentucky Medical Alumni Association, University of Kentucky
2006

Distinguished Alumnus Award, "In recognition for serving as a role of the quintessential clinician-scientist and remarkable contributions to the understanding of the nervous system and the practice of neurosurgery.", University of Kentucky Medical Alumni Association
2006

America’s Top Surgeons
2007

America’s Top Surgeons
2008

America’s Top Surgeons
2009

America’s Top Surgeons
2010

America’s Top Surgeons
2011

America’s Top Surgeons
2012

America’s Top Surgeons
2013

Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare
2004

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2004

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2005

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2006

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2007

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2008

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2009

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2010

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2011

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2012

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2013

Best Doctors in America
2003

Distinguished Service Award, VHL Family Alliancel
2003

Distinguished Service Award, VHL Family Alliance
2003

Best Doctors in America
2004

Best Doctors in America
2005

Best Doctors in America
2006

Best Doctors in America
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Best Doctors in America
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Best Doctors in America
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Best Doctors in America
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Best Doctors in America
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Best Doctors in America
2012

Best Doctors in America
2013

Who’s Who in America
2002

Who’s Who in America
2003

Who’s Who in America
2004

Who’s Who in America
2005

Who’s Who in America
2006

Who’s Who in America
2007

Who’s Who in America
2008

Who’s Who in America
2009

Who’s Who in America
2010

Who’s Who in America
2011

Who’s Who in America
2012

Who’s Who in America
2013

Farber Award of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, AANS
1999

Winner of the 1999 Farber Award. For leadership, vision, and dedication, and for scholarly contributions to the field of Brain Tumor Research. Farber Lecture: Biological therapy of gliomas: Promises, expectations, challenges., American Association of Neurological Surgeons
1999

Grass Medal for Meritorious Research in Neurological Science, Society of Neurological Surgeons
1995

Recipient of the Grass Medal for Meritorious Research in Neurological Science, Grass Lecture: The Potential of Treatment of Neurological Disease with Regional Delivery of Recombinant Molecules, Society of Neurological Surgeons, Boston, MA
1995

Public Health Superior Service Award, NIH
1991

Public Health Superior Service Award. "For outstanding management of the Surgical Neurology Branch, training of academic neurosurgeons, and for advances in understanding the biology of brain tumors."
1991

Publications & Presentations

"Cushing’s disease: 100 years of diagnostic and surgical progress".
2012 9 14

"Von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) Disease".
2012 8 22

"A century of surgery for Cushing’s disease: Lessons learned".
2012 6 22

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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