Dr. James J. Lynch, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 49

9990 Double R Blvd Suite 200
Reno, NV 89521
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Dr. Lynch's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Lynch's Care Philosophy

As an expert in minimally invasive surgery and complex spine surgery, Dr. Lynch has been performing minimally invasive spine surgery techniques since 2002. He was the first neurosurgeon in Reno to perform MIS TLIF and MAS PLIF procedures as well as the first to perform both cervical and lumbar artificial disc replacements. Dr. Lynch is a frequent lecturer at national meetings that focus on the latest trends in spine surgery and minimally invasive spine technology.


  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Surgery
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Endoscopic Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis

Background Check for Dr. Lynch

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.

Awards & Recognitions


Media & Publications

  • 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

Education & Training

Medical School

Royal College Of Surgeons In Ireland, National University Of Ireland, School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1991

Residency Hospital

Mayo Clinic

Languages Spoken by Dr. Lynch & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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