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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male

200 E 89th Ave Ste A
Merrillville, IN 46410
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Dr. Waldron's Experience

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Dr. Waldron's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Waldron Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Hospital Quality

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Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center
4440 W 95th St
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Methodist Hospital Southlake
8701 Broadway
Merrillville, IN 46410

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Neuroscience Institute
Methodist Southlake Pavilion B
200 E 89th Ave Ste A
Merrillville, IN 46410
Methodist Physician Group
NWI Orthopedic and Spine Center
101 E 87th Ave Fl 3
Merrillville, IN 46410
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    Dr. Waldron's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery
    • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
    • Critical Care Neurosurgery
    • Endovascular Neurosurgery
    • Movement Disorders Surgery
    • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
    • Neurological Spine Surgery
    • Neurological Trauma Surgery
    • Neurovascular Surgery
    • Orthopedic Neck Surgery
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injection
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    • Ataxia
    • Back Pain
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Foot Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
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    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    UMDNJ-ROBT W JOHNSON MED SCH
    Graduated in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Waldron & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Waldron's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Waldron has admitting privileges:

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    • Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center

    • Methodist Hospital Southlake

    • Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waldron to family and friends

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    Dr. Waldron's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.9 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.9 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Waldron

    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

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    Office Locations

    A
    Neuroscience Institute
    Methodist Southlake Pavilion B
    200 E 89th Ave Ste A
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 738-4926 (Office)
    (219) 738-4931 (Fax)
    B
    Methodist Physician Group
    NWI Orthopedic and Spine Center
    101 E 87th Ave Fl 3
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 738-4926 (Office)
    (219) 738-4931 (Fax)
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    Neuroscience Institute
    Munster Office
    9250 Columbia Ave Ste C
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 836-0039 (Office)
    (219) 738-4931 (Fax)
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