Dr. Christopher Demers, MD

Dr. Christopher Demers, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Christopher Demers, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery.

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Demers performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Demers's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • 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
  • 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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39  Procedures

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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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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

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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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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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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Dr. Demers was very polite and he explained my situation to make me feel comfortable. and he is very handsome
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