Dr. Allan Nanney III, MD

Dr. Allan Nanney III, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Allan Nanney III, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boulder, CO and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med in 2009 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

4743 Arapahoe Ave Ste 202

Boulder, CO 80303

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Traumatic Brain Injury
more than 30% of peers
Spine Disorders
more than 22% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
more than 18% of peers

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Dr. Nanney III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nanney III "Dr. Nanney received his medical degree fromthe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.He completed his neruosurgical residency atNorthwestern University where he also completedtwo enfolded fellowship programs, one inminimally invasive spine surgeryand complexspinal deformity correction and the other in skullbase and open cerebrovascular surgery.Dr. Nanney has published on a variety ofneurosurgical topics including skull baseneurosurgery, open cerebrovascular surgery,endovascular neurosurgery, micro-surgicalsimulation techniques and value based carein neurosurgery. His areas of clinical interestare broad and include minimally invasive spineand complex spine surgery, spinal deformitycorrection surgery and general cranialneurosurgical pathologies."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nanney III "Neurosurgery is a broad, challenging, and exciting field that exists to treat all surgical pathologies of the human brain and spine. It is constantly evolving and becoming more sophisticated and refined as our understanding and technology improve. Skills like, diligence, persistence, hard work, attention to detail, decisiveness, sound clinical decision making and technical skills are required to excel in the field of neurosurgery. It is through my passion for helping others that make it a way of life for me and has become my chosen profession. I am honored to have the opportunity to serve any who suffer from diseases of the brain and spine. I strive to uphold the principles of my specialty during my quest to improve the quality of life of my patients."
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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Nanney III does not have any board certifications listed.

41  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Congenital Spine Disorders
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Glioblastoma
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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13  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Allan Nanney III, MD
Dr. Nanney had to do 2 laminectomies within 34 days because the first one did not adequately address the issues in both legs. Four months later a 2 level fusion was needed (with another surgeon thankfully) but the left foot still "drops" and, although the back is stable, the left leg and foot never...Read More
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Anonymous – Aug 28, 2018
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Dr. Nanney was straight to the point and never waivered. He helped me when I needed it the most. My appointments were always on time, he never left me waiting. Follow up was easy.
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Rewa in Boulder, CO – Jul 23, 2018
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I recently underwent surgery for removal of a recurrent astrocytoma in my spinal cord. The location of the tumor required a delicate surgery to make certain there would be no additional deficit (paraplegic due to a prior surgery). Through my recovery which included complications not due to...Read More
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Jim in Firestone, CO – Jun 18, 2018
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Dr. Nanney preformed a Lumbar fusion on me about six weeks ago and I have to say 2 1/2 weeks after surgery I was walking so well on my own. I was amazed of how well I was feeling and am so very grateful to Dr. Nanney for his promptness and concern for my urgent care situations. He and his team had...Read More
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Regina S. in Thornton – Apr 03, 2018
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I was extremely disappointed by Dr. Nanney's arrogance & lack of empathy. Questions weren't answered directly. For example, when asked about surgical options he replied, "That's too much for you today. We will discuss them at your next appointment." He left the room to write a script but never...Read More
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Michelle in Boulder – Mar 22, 2018
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