Dr. Brian Callahan, MD

Dr. Brian Callahan, MD

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Dr. Brian Callahan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Univ Of Co Sch Of Med in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2450 E River Rd

Tucson, AZ 85718

Contact Information

(520) 795-7750

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Callahan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Cord Stimulation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Callahan performs Spinal Cord Stimulation more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Callahan performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Neurostimulation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Callahan performs Neurostimulation more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Callahan performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulators
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Callahan treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Callahan treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Callahan's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Brian Callahan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Univ Of Co Sch Of Med in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2003
    Univ Of Co Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    2003

Awards

Dr. Callahan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Callahan

4.5

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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Dr. Callahan eliminated my pain via an expertly performed carpal tunnel release surgery, and Crystal P. got me in and out, and on my way during my post-op follow-up appointment.
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I had a horrible year last year, 10 total surgeries, 9 of them that Dr. Callahan did, in an out of hospitals. I know I was a problem child for Dr. Callahan, as my shunt kept malfunctioning, but he was always so professional, up beat, very nice, he even remembered my music concerts that I had...Read More
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Would recommend Dr. Callahan to anybody! Wonderful surgeon, excellent staff, on time really down to earth and makes sure you are well taken care of.
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Dr. Callahan is outstanding in his profession and with his integrity. It seems this is a rare quality to find. Dr. Callahan listens and is right there in finding the best solution for the problem. I believe he whole heartedly that he is here to make a difference! Dr. Callahan helped me see what...Read More
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Had L4 & L5 fused. The entire process was first rate and the results are amazing. First time in over decade I have zero pain. Don't let Dr Callahan's youthful appearance fool you. This surgeon is first rate. Best decision I could have made.
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Aetna HMO
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Tucson HMOx

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