Dr. Christopher Demers, MD

Dr. Christopher Demers, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(15)
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Dr. Christopher Demers, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Reno, NV. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

5590 Kietzke Ln

Reno, NV 89511

Contact Information

(775) 323-2080

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 96% of peers
Myelopathy
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Traumatic Spine Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Decompression
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc surgery
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Disc Replacement
  • Disc Surgery
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • The University Of Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Demers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Demers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Demers to family and friends
3.7
based on 15 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Demers' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Grass Valley CA |
After Dr. Demers performed surgery on me it was a total success! I no longer have back pain, I no longer need a cane to get around. Thank you Dr. Demers for changing my life for the better! I feel so free like I can do anything!!
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in Huntington Beach, CA |
Had two spinal surgeries with Dr. Demers and every time felt like I was in the best hands you can find.
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in Carson City, NV |
Dr. Demers didn't even cover damage shown on MRI covering my lumbar area much less be willing to answer questions about specific images. His comments to me, in front of his whole office personnel, were, There is a reason people go to school for 8yrs to become a radiologist, (as if that puts them...more
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in Reno, NV |
Dr. Demers was very polite and he explained my situation to make me feel comfortable. and he is very handsome
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Demers accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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