Dr. James J. Lynch, MD

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Specializes in Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery • Male • Age 51

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Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center
235 W 6th St
Reno, NV 89503
Renown Regional Medical Center
1155 Mill St
Reno, NV 89502

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SpineNevada Minimally Invasive Spine Institute
Reno Office
9990 Double R Blvd Ste 200
Reno, NV 89521
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Sparks Office
780 Vista Blvd Ste 100
Sparks, NV 89434
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    Dr. Lynch's Experience

    Dr. Lynch's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
    • Neurosurgery
    • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
    • Neurological Spine Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
    • Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Brain Surgery
    • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Spine Surgery
    • Complex Spine Surgery
    • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
    • Interventional Endoscopy
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Lumbar Spine Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Neck Surgery
    • Spinal Discectomy
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    • XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure
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    • Aneurysm
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Neck
    • Cancer
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Disorders
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Spine Disorders
    • Ear Disorders
    • Fracture
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
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    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
    • Thrombosis
    • Vascular Disease
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Nevada.
    • 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

    Awards

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Beckers: Top 100 Spine Surgeons & Specialists to Know, 2011
    • Beckers: Top 200 Spine Surgeons & Specialists to Know, 2012
    • Beckers: Top 50 Spine Surgeons & Specialists to Know, 2010
    • Best Doctors Award, 2007-2008

    Media & Publications

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Trinity College Medical School University Of Dublin
    Graduated in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Mayo Medical School
    Complete in 2000

    Fellowship Hospital

    Department Of Neurosurgery, Barrow Neurological Institute
    Complete in 2001
    Mayo Medical School
    Complete in 2000
    The National Hospital For Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square
    Complete in 1999

    Undergraduate Schools

    St. Joseph's, Dingle, Co. Kerry, Ireland
    Graduated in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lynch & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Lynch's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center

    • Northern Nevada Medical Center

    • Renown Regional Medical Center

    • Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    • 61 responses
    • 1 review

    4.2 out of 5

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    1 out of 5
    - in Reno, NV |

    we went to this doctor because of his high ratings. In reality he is just pushes you along and if you do good they keep working with you to try to make you even better if you have problems they will either recommend more surgeries or sweep you out. DO NOT GO HERE.

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    SpineNevada Minimally Invasive Spine Institute
    Reno Office
    9990 Double R Blvd Ste 200
    Reno, NV 89521
    (775) 348-8800 (Office)
    (775) 348-8818 (Fax)
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    SpineNevada Minimally Invasive Spine Institute
    Sparks Office
    780 Vista Blvd Ste 100
    Sparks, NV 89434
    (775) 348-8800 (Office)
    (775) 348-8818 (Fax)
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    SpineNevada Minimally Invasive Spine Institute
    Carson Office
    1470 Medical Pkwy Ste 220
    Carson City, NV 89703
    (775) 348-8800 (Office)
    (775) 348-8818 (Fax)
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