Dr. Karin S Bierbrauer MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Karin Bierbrauer is a neurosurgeon in Cincinnati, Ohio. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. She received her medical degree from Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. She is one of 4 doctors at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and one of 4 at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Emory University
Residency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1985

Emory University
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1985 - 1990

Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

OH State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Outcome, Reoperation, and Complications in 99 Consecutive Children Operated for Tight or Fatty Filum.
Ostling, L.R., Bierbrauer, K.S., Kuntz, C.

Microlaparoscopic-assisted lumboperitoneal shunt in the lateral position for pseudotumor cerebri in a morbidly obese adolescent.
Kumar, N., Bierbrauer, K.S., Grewal, H.

Chiari type I malformation in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis.
Needleman, J. P., Panitch, H. B., Bierbrauer, K. S., Schidlow, D. V.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Idaho PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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