Dr. Amit Agarwala, MD

Dr. Amit Agarwala, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Amit Agarwala, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Golden, CO and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

660 Golden Ridge Rd Ste 250

Golden, CO 80401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Agarwala's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Agarwala "Amit O. Agarwala, MD is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in adult and pediatric spine. Dr. Agarwala graduated from the Johns Hopkins University with departmental honors in Biomedical Engineering, and completed his medical degree at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Agarwala completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, where he was awarded the Vernon H. Thompson award for research from the Western Orthopaedic Association and was given the Resident of the Year award from his peers. He completed his spine fellowship with Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center in Denver, Colorado. Dr. Agarwala's primary interest is in spinal disorders including scoliosis, spine fractures and degenerative conditions of the spine. He also has an interest in minimally invasive spinal surgery techniques and complex deformity and revision spine surgery."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Agarwala "To practice high quality orthopedic care for my patients. The philosophy is the patient drives the practice. The employees are team members who are mutually accountable and pursue our goal of high quality care in a team approach."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

65  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of New Mexico Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of New Mexico Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Panorama Orthopedics
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 5280 Magazine Top Orthopedic Surgeon, 2007
Media & Publications

Dr. Agarwala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Agarwala's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Agarwala to family and friends
106 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (106)

  • 5
    (91)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Agarwala's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

Late for appt, arrogant.
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Very competent and capable doctor. Put me at ease before during and after surgery. Surgery was very successful.
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The doctor was very friendly very precise answered each and every question that I had and explain things in a way that I would understand
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Awesome surgeon. After pain for 10 years, i'm not pain free. Thanks
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Dr. Agarwala is a gifted and well trained surgeon. He listens carefully and responds with sage words. I am extremely pleased with my surgical outcome. I recommend him to anyone needing spinal surgery. Dr. Argawala is a true gentleman.
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