Dr. Brian Witwer, MD

Dr. Brian Witwer, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Brian Witwer, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Grand Junction, CO and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.

750 Wellington Ave Ste 3A

Grand Junction, CO 81501

Contact Information

(970) 298-3188

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Witwer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Witwer treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Witwer treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Witwer treats Spondylosis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Witwer treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Witwer treats Spine Disorders more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Witwer treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Witwer's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
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
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Paracentesis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
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 Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Brian Witwer, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Grand Junction, CO and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Uw Health East Clinic
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Wisconsin Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital
  • 1997
    Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Witwer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Witwer

4.1

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
68.75%
(11)
4 Stars
12.5%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
18.75%
(3)

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Dr. Witwer's Performance
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  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
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  • Staff friendliness
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I went with a friend for her consultation with Dr. Witwer. I appreciate his honesty & willingness to say surgery was not a good option for her due to various health complications. His integrity & expertise are greatly appreciated.
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Dr. Wither was incredible. He comforted me when I came in from the accident and his whole team treated me like family. He completed surgery on my neck fusing my c5, c6, c7, and t1. He was in surgery for 6 hours and had perfect outcomes. I am happy to be walking from his work today.
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