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Dr. Charles McLanahan, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. McLanahan

Carolina Neurosurgry/Spn Assocs

225 Baldwin Ave Charlotte, NC 28204

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(704) 376-1605


Dr. Charles McLanahan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Columbia U, College Of Phys/Surg in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. McLanahan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McLanahan treats Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus more than 100% of his peers

Dr. McLanahan treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McLanahan performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 100% of his peers

Dr. McLanahan performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McLanahan treats Hydrocephalus more than 100% of his peers

Dr. McLanahan treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Dr. McLanahan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Paracentesis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

Dr. McLanahan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McLanahan

3.4

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
53.84615384615385%
(7)
4 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
38.46153846153846%
(5)

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  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. McLanahan's Performance
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  • Office environment
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles McLanahan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Columbia U, College Of Phys/Surg in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1978
Emory U Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1974
Emory U Affil Hosps
Internship Hospital
1973
Columbia U, College Of Phys/Surg
Medical School
1978
1974
1973

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69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)

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