Dr. Richard J. Teff, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 47

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

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
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotaxis
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  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • 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
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  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
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Background Check for Dr. Teff

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.
  • 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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