Dr. Richard J. Teff, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 46

9040 Jackson Ave Neurosurgery Division
Tacoma, WA 98431
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Dr. Teff's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Teff's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Stereotaxis
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  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Entrapment
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
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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

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Bronze Star Medal, September
  • Bronze Star Medal, February 2
  • Meritorious Service Medal, August 200
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Education & Training

Medical School

Creighton University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1994

Internship Hospital

University Of Missouri Health Sciences Center
Complete in 1995

Residency Hospital

University Of Missouri Health Sciences Center
Complete in 2000

Undergraduate Schools

Creighton University
Graduated in 1990
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Teff & Staff

  • English

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