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Dr. Brian Callahan, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male

Dr. Callahan

Dr. Brian Callahan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tucson, AZ. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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(520) 795-7750

Dr. Callahan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
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Dr. Callahan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Cord Stimulation
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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
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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 Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • 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. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

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Dr. Callahan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Callahan

4.5

Based on 15 reviews

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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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