James T. Maxwell, MD

Neurosurgery

Employed
MaxwellJames

Main Location
WNY Neurosurgery (Neurosurgery Office of Dr. Maxwell)
1445 Portland Ave
Ste 304
Rochester, NY 14621
Accepting New Patients? Please call the office for availability

Overview

Biography

Dr. Maxwell has been a member of the Medical and Dental Staff at Rochester General Hospital since 1981, and serves at the Division Head of Neurological Surgery at Rochester General Hospital.

He earned his Medical Degree from Columbia University and completed his residency at Strong Memorial Hospital and a Fellowship at the Neurological Institute of New York (where he served as Chief Resident) and The National Hospital Queens Square.

Dr. Maxwell is board certified and a member of the International College of Surgeons and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons. He specializes in peripheral nerve and spine surgery, Trigeminal Neuralgia and brain tumors.

Specialties
  • Neurosurgery
Departments
  • EPIC Provider
  • Surgery
Certifications
  • Neurosurgery
Education
  • 1975, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surg, MD
Residencies
  • 7/1/77-6/30/81, Neurological Institute of New York
  • 7/75-6/77, University of Rochester

Media

James Maxwell, MD Chief of Neurosurgery at Rochester General Hospital, describes lumbar disc herniation and the criteria for surgery.  

Insurance

Insurance Accepted
  • Aetna Healthcare (RGH does not participate with the Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan)
  • CareIQ
  • Cigna Healthcare
  • ElderONE
  • Empire Plan
  • Excellus BCBS
  • Fidelis Care of NY (RGH does not participate with Fidelis Medicare Plans)
  • First Niagara Business Works
  • Emblem Health
  • HealthNow NY (RGH does not participate with HealthNow Medicaid Plans)
  • Health Republic
  • Humana (RGH does not participate with Humana Medicare. Some patients are still covered in full while others may incur a 50% Co-insurance bill.)
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Benefits (formerly RMSCO)
  • Magnacare
  • Martin's Point - US Family Health Plan
  • Medicare
  • MetraComp
  • Monroe Plan
  • Multi Plan
  • MVP Healthcare
  • North American Administrators
  • NY Medicaid
  • OneCall Medical
  • Pomco
  • TriCare
  • United Healthcare
  • Value Options (Behavioral Health)
  • Wellcare of New York