Dr. John Ferguson, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 72

2900 S National Ave
Springfield, MO 65804
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Dr. Ferguson's Experience

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Dr. Ferguson's Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Dr. Ferguson Performs

Conditions Dr. Ferguson Treats

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Springfield Neurlgcl/Spine Inst
Springfield Neurlgcl/Spine Inst
2900 S National Ave
Springfield, MO 65804
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    Dr. Ferguson's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Ear Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Fracture
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thrombosis
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Ferguson

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.
    • 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

    Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1969

    Internship Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Complete in 1970

    Residency Hospital

    University Co Med Center
    Complete in 1975
    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Complete in 1971
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ferguson & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Ferguson's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    1 response

    Experience with Dr. Ferguson

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Is Dr. Ferguson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • American Republic
    • Cigna
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • Thrivent Financial
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Springfield Neurlgcl/Spine Inst
    2900 S National Ave
    Springfield, MO 65804
    (417) 885-3888 (Office)
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