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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 49

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

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Dr. Mace's Care Philosophy

Dr. Mace's Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Dr. Mace Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Mace Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
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Hospital Quality

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Cox Medical Center South
3801 S. National Ave
Springfield, MO 65807
Cox Medical Center Branson
525 Branson Landing Blvd
Branson, MO 65616

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Springfield Neurological/Spine
Springfield Neurological & Spine Institute
2900 S National Ave
Springfield, MO 65804
Springfield Neurological/Spine
Skaggs Ortho/Neuro building
121 Cahill Rd Ste 205
Branson, MO 65616
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    Dr. Mace's Experience

    Dr. Mace's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
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    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
    • Torticollis
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • 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

    University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Medical University Of South Carolina
    Complete in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Mace & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Mace's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Cox Medical Center Branson

    • Cox Medical Center South

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.1
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    4.1 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mace to family and friends

    4.1 out of 5

    19 responses

    Dr. Mace's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.8 out of 5

    19 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    19 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    19 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    18 responses

    Experience with Dr. Mace

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    19 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    19 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.1 out of 5

    19 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.9 out of 5

    19 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Mace accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Aetna
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Golden Rule
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
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    Office Locations

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    Springfield Neurological/Spine
    Springfield Neurological & Spine Institute
    2900 S National Ave
    Springfield, MO 65804
    (417) 885-3888 (Office)
    (417) 520-5959 (Fax)
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    Springfield Neurological/Spine
    Skaggs Ortho/Neuro building
    121 Cahill Rd Ste 205
    Branson, MO 65616
    (417) 885-3888 (Office)
    (417) 881-7216 (Fax)
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