Dr. Russell I. Buchanan, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 52

227 E San Marnan Dr Suite 1
Waterloo, IA 50702
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Dr. Buchanan's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

At Heartland Neurosurgery, our goal is to provide patients with excellent healthcare. We strive to achieve the highest standards in patient and referring provider satisfaction. We understand the distress a patient may feel, whether they are suffering from chronic neck pain or facing the uncertainty of the diagnosis of a brain tumor. Our mission is to handle these situations with compassion and timeliness to ease the burden on our patients and their families

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery, 2009
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  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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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 California, Davis, School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1993

Residency Hospital

Geo Washington University School Med
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Buchanan & Staff

  • English

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