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Geoffrey L Blatt, MD

Geoffrey L Blatt, MD

Neurological Surgery
Recognized as a 2019 Top Doctor.

Geoffrey L. Blatt, MD has been with Midwest Neurosurgery Associates since 1992. He graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine and completed Neurosurgical Residency and Fellowship at the State University of New York at Buffalo and Brown University in Rhode Island respectively. He is board-certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgeons and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.

Dr. Blatt has been honored as a Top Neurological Surgeon by multiple organizations including US News and World Report, Ingrams Magazine, KC Magazine, Castle Connelly and The Consumers Research Council. He has served as a departmental head and on the Board of Directors of hospitals. He is a past president of the Missouri State Neurosurgical Society and the Kansas City Neurology and Neurosurgical Society. He served on the National Council of State Neurosurgical Societies.

While he practices general neurosurgery, he does have specialty training in complex and minimally invasive spinal surgery, vascular neurosurgery, endoscopic neurosurgery, and stereotactic radiosurgery (Gamma Knife, CyberKnife, and Novalis). Dr. Blatt holds patents on devices for replacement of spinal discs and has been involved in the development of some widely used spinal instrumentation. As part of a treatment team headed by Dr. Blatt, there are years of experience and expertise at each step along the way. The team moto of “ surgery as a last resort ” has served patients well. The team is conscientious and meticulous, returning phone calls, answering questions, spending face-to-face time with patients, and caring about patient outcomes.

Accepts most insurance. Contact your insurance provider for coverage information

Back Surgery

Brain Surgery

Brain Tumor Surgery

Brain Tumors

Carpal Tunnel Release

Carpal Tunnel Surgery

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Cervical Disc Surgery

Cervical Disease


Degenerative Spine Disease

Disc Herniation


Gamma Knife Radiosurgery

Head Injuries




Lumbar Spine Disease


Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery


Spinal Cord Stimulation

Spinal Cord Tumors

Spinal Fusion

Spinal Stenosis

Spinal Surgery

Spinal Tumor Surgery

Spine Fracture

Spine Instrumentation

Spine Trauma

Thoracic Disease

Ulnar Nerve Release

Ulnar Neuropathy