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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 73

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Dr. Walker's Experience

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • 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
  • Ultrasound, Carotid
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  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Injury
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
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Background Check for Dr. Walker

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.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Creighton University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1968

Internship Hospital

Atlantic City Hospital
Complete in 1969

Residency Hospital

Jefferson Hospital
Complete in 1970
University Nc
Complete in 1976

Fellowship Hospital

University Nc
Complete in 1977
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Walker & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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