Dr. Christopher P. Demers, MD

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Dr. Christopher P. Demers, MD

Neurosurgery | Male

Sierra Neurosurgery Group 5590 Kietzke Ln, Reno, NV 89511 Get Directions
(775) 323-2080

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Dr. Demers specializes in Neurosurgery and practices in Reno, NV. He practices at 1 location.

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      3.8 based on 13 responses
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Demers' Office & Staff
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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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.
      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 above missing something)," Maybe you should research the affects of smoking on pain" and he topped it off with, "I suggest you stay away from doctors" Don't waste your time.
      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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      Specialties

      • Neurosurgery

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      • Neurosurgery

      Conditions Treated

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

      Procedures Performed

      • 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
      • Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
      • Laminectomy
      • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
      • Neuroplasty
      • Neurostimulation
      • Scoliosis Surgery
      • Skull Base Surgery
      • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
      • Spinal Cord Stimulation
      • Spinal Decompression
      • Spinal Discectomy
      • Spinal Fusion
      • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
      • Spine Surgery

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        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

      • Medical School
        Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 2004

      • Internship Hospital
        Brown University / Alpert Medical School

        Completed in 2005

      • Residency Hospital
        Brown University / Alpert Medical School

        Completed in 2011

      • Undergraduate School
        The University of Chicago

        Graduated in 1993

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Neurosurgery
      • Board certified in Neurosurgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Demers' Office & Staff

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