Dr. Alan Scarrow, MD

Dr. Alan Scarrow, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alan Scarrow, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Springfield, MO and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1229 E Seminole St Ste 220

Springfield, MO 65804

Contact Information

(417) 820-5150

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Scarrow performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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more than 82% of peers
Spondylosis
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more than 62% of peers
Spine Disorders
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more than 60% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Upmc-Presbyterian
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scarrow has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Mercy Clinic Springfield Communities, President

Dr. Scarrow's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scarrow to family and friends
3.3
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Scarrow's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Salem, MO
Dr. Scarrow was amazing. My husband had full relief. His PA was also fantastic. My husband had back surgery in April 2017. Meeting with Dr. Scarrow put his worries at ease and instantly had relief as he woke up from surgery. Dr. Scarrow was patient and we never felt rushed at our appointments....more
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in Strafford, Mo
Dr Scarrow has the best personality. I was scared from a botched decompression surgery in Columbia. I was afraid of another surgery but i was heading for a wheel chair . I let Dr Scarrow fix my back, took all the old hardware out and replaced it with new. After ten years on disability i am now...more
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