Dr. Philip Henkin

is a board-certified neurosurgeon in Brandon, Florida.

About Me

Dr. Philip Henkin is a board-certified neurosurgeon in Brandon, Florida. After years of General Neurosurgery, Dr. Henkin has chosen to concentrate on diseases of spinal compression. He specializes in minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) and complex spinal reconstruction. Henkin is a solo practitioner with privileges at several area hospitals, including St. Joseph’s Hospital - South and Tampa Minimally Invasive Spine and Surgery Center. He has been deftly relieving his patients of acute and chronic back pain for over two decades.

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December 1, 2022

What Are the Warning Signs of an Aneurysm?

Having an aneurysm is a serious condition that can lead to a life-threatening situation. It is important to understand the warning signs of an aneurysm to get proper treatment in a timely fashion. The most common warning signs are headaches, pain in the back, and chest pain. The symptoms can vary from person to person, […]

November 15, 2022

Three Major Causes of an Aneurysm

An aneurysm is an abnormal bulge in the brain. If it is large enough to cause symptoms, it can rupture. It may also go undetected throughout a person’s life. Several causes of an aneurysm include hereditary factors, subarachnoid hemorrhage, and high blood pressure. Subarachnoid hemorrhage Subarachnoid hemorrhages are caused by bleeding within the CSF-filled subarachnoid […]

October 27, 2022

What is the Main Cause of Aneurysms?

Several factors can lead to aneurysm formation. Here’s an overview of a few of them: Microvascular clipping, age, and fusiform aneurysms. Also, read on to learn about the treatment for a ruptured aneurysm. Fusiform aneurysm Fusiform aneurysms are characterized by their circumferential ballooning shape. They can develop for several reasons, including atherosclerosis, connective tissue diseases, […]

Spinal Fusion Surgery - Philip Henkin
October 10, 2022

Spinal Fusion Surgery

If you are experiencing pain in your spine, your doctor may recommend spinal fusion surgery. This procedure can be performed in many different areas of the spine. It’s essential to understand how your spine functions and spinal fusion works so you can make an informed decision about your treatment. You can have spinal fusion in […]

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