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Dr. Christopher Calder, MD

Neurology ·  Male · Age 65

Dr. Calder

Department of Surgery

1 University Of New Mexico FL 5 Albuquerque, NM 87131

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Dr. Christopher Calder, MD is a neurology specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Med Sch U Otago in 1978 and specializes in neurology.


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Dr. Calder accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico PPO
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Dr. Calder's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calder treats Migraine more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Calder treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calder treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Calder treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Brain Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calder treats Brain Disorders more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Calder treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Calder's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

Dr. Calder's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Calder

2.4

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
18.181818181818183%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(1)
1 Star
54.54545454545455%
(6)

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Terrible doctor. I would not recommend anyone to see him. Lacks empathy and is careless.
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He has compassion and empathy. Something that UNM physicians lack!
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Calder, MD is a neurology specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Med Sch U Otago in 1978 and specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

Rochester Genl Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Auckland Hosp
Residency Hospital
1985
Strong Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
Otago U
Residency Hospital
1979
Otago Hosp
Internship Hospital
1978
Med Sch U Otago
Medical School
1988
1985
1982
1979
1978

Awards

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63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

Unm Hospital

Albuquerque, NM

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average