Dr. Susanne E. Fix, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Female • Age 57

4100 Lake Otis Pkwy Suite 320
Anchorage, AK 99508
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Dr. Fix:

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Dr. Fix's Experience

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Dr. Fix's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Fix Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Fix Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • See all 21 conditions

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Providence Alaska Medical Center
3200 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
Alaska Regional Hospital
2801 Debarr Road
Anchorage, AK 99508

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fix

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
4100 Lake Otis Pkwy Suite 320
Anchorage, AK 99508
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    Dr. Fix's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • 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
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
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    Background Check for Dr. Fix

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.
    • 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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    WV UNIV SCH OF MED
    Graduated in 1987
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fix & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Fix'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 2 hospitals where Dr. Fix has admitting privileges:

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    • Alaska Regional Hospital

    • Providence Alaska Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fix

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fix to family and friends

    17 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Fix's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    17 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 15 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Fix
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    17 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Fix accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

    • Aetna
    • American Republic
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • HealthSmart
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Meritain Health
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

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    4100 Lake Otis Pkwy Suite 320
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907) 563-4810 (Office)
    (907) 563-4811 (Fax)
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