Dr. John A. Anson, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 58

8530 W Sunset Rd Ste 250
Las Vegas, NV 89113
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Dr. Anson's Experience

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Heart Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
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  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check for Dr. Anson

2 Malpractice Claims

  • Settlement  (7/24/2013)
  • Amount or Range: $200,000.00
  • Nature of Complaint: Injury from esophageal tear during surgery & failure to recognize timely afterwards.
  • State: Nevada
  • Settlement  (12/18/2012)
  • Amount or Range: $500,000.00
  • Nature of Complaint: Death of paraplegic child after sx to decompress severe headaches r/i quadriplegia.
  • State: Nevada

0 Sanctions

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

2 Board Actions

  • Disciplinary action in another state  (3/27/2015)
  • Action Taken: License Placed on Inactive Status
  • Summary: Anson, John A MD: License # 036071360: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has sister state discipline in the State of Nevada after he entered into a Settlement Agreement with Nevada for a fine and continuing medial education due to his failure to conform to minimum acceptable standards of medical practice and negligence. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has DENIED license renewal and placed the physician’s license in REFUSE TO RENEW status.
  • State: Illinois
  • Other  (12/3/2014)
  • Action Taken: Education
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • State: Nevada
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Graduated in 1984

Internship Hospital

Northwestern University
Complete in 1985

Residency Hospital

Rush Presb Hosp
Complete in 1986
University Of Illinois Hosp
Complete in 1990

Fellowship Hospital

Barrows Neuro Inst
Complete in 1992

Undergraduate Schools

Grinnell College
Graduated in 1980
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Anson & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish
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