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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 57

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

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • 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
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Ultrasound, Carotid
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Back Pain
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Tumor
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
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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
  • 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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