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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 74

400 W 17th St
Pueblo, CO 81003
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Dr. Koons' Experience


  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Ultrasound, Carotid
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture

Background Check for Dr. Koons

Malpractice Claims not available

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2 Sanctions

  • Unprofessional Conduct  (8/22/2014)
  • Action Taken: License Restricted
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: Colorado
  • Other  (10/18/2013)
  • Action Taken: Restriction of Controlled Substance License
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: Colorado

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education & Training

Medical School

Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health

Internship Hospital

Cleveland Clinic
Complete in 1967

Residency Hospital

Cleveland Clinic
Complete in 1968

Languages Spoken by Dr. Koons & Staff

  • English
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