Dr. James D. Callahan, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 52

1801 N Senate Blvd Suite 610
Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Dr. Callahan's Experience

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Dr. Callahan's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Callahan Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Callahan Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital
2001 West 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Callahan

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
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Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine - Downtown Indianapolis
1801 N Senate Blvd Suite 610
Indianapolis, IN 46202
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    Dr. Callahan's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    Background Check for Dr. Callahan

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    Indiana University Med Center
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    Indiana University Med Center
    Complete in 1995

    Fellowship Hospital

    Indiana University Med Center
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Callahan & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Callahan's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Callahan

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Callahan to family and friends

    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Callahan's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    6 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 6 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Callahan
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Callahan accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine
    Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine - Downtown Indianapolis
    1801 N Senate Blvd Suite 610
    Indianapolis, IN 46202
    (317) 396-1300 (Office)
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