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Walter Jean, MD, Neurosurgery, Allentown, PA, Lehigh Valley Hospital


Neurosurgery Allentown, PA

Brain & Spinal Tumor, Pituitary Surgery, Skull Base

Chief of Neurosurgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Lehigh Valley Health Network

Overview of Dr. Jean

Education & Training

  • Weill Cornell Medicine
    Weill Cornell MedicineClass of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2021 - 2022
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 2016 - 2022
  • VA State Medical License
    VA State Medical License 2011 - 2022
  • DC State Medical License
    DC State Medical License 2001 - 2022
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2000 - 2001
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 1996 - 2004
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Doctors:Washington DC Area Castle Connolly, 2012
  • Top Doctors:Washington-Baltimore Castle Connolly, 2012
  • Fellow (FAANS) American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Case Report Clinical Management of Prostate Cancer Metastasis to the Pineal Gland: Case Report and Review of the Literature  
    Elizabeth Hogan, Sean P Collins, Walter C Jean, ScienceDirect

Press Mentions

  • Virtual Reality Lets Doctors, Patients See Inside Skull Before Brain Surgery
    Virtual Reality Lets Doctors, Patients See Inside Skull Before Brain SurgeryMay 8th, 2018
  • Virtual Reality Brings New Vision to Health Care
    Virtual Reality Brings New Vision to Health CareFebruary 10th, 2020
  • Health News
    Health NewsApril 9th, 2021
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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    Anthem KeyCare PPO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
    CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
    CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
    CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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