Dr. Christopher Sturm, MD

Dr. Christopher Sturm, MD

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Dr. Christopher Sturm, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Janesville, WI and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1000 Mineral Point Ave # 5003

Janesville, WI 53548

Contact Information

(608) 756-6868

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Sturm's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spine Deformities
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sturm treats Spine Deformities more than 85% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation
Degenerative Disc Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sturm treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Sturm treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sturm treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Sturm treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Sturm's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Sturm, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Janesville, WI and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1998
    St Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1993
    Saint Louis University Hopsital
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1992
  • 1987
    Washington University
    Undergraduate School
    1987

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, St Louis University, 1991
  • Honors Graduate Award, Missouri State Medical Assoc, St Louis University, 1992
  • Alpha Sigma Nu, St Louis University, 1991
  • Honorable Discharge, Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army, 2006
  • Rene Wegria Award in Pharmacology, St Louis University, 1992

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5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr.Sturm performed a fusion on my L4,L5,S1 the end of November. I'm 3 weeks post and what a huge difference. Dr.Sturm gave me my life back. Very educated and dedicated in his patients. Highly recommend.I was very well taken care of...
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This guy is about as compassionate as a brick. If your looking to get your point across or ask questions, save your breath. All he's gonna do is sit there and act like your a hindrance to him. If you do see him prepare for attitude, duck billed platitudes, and all the arrogance you can handle....Read More
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Dr. Sturm performed an L4-L5 disc replacement with fusion and I just couldn't be happier with the results!! He's a no-nonsense kind of Doctor, says what he means, means what he says. I'm very pleased with the results of my surgery and his follow-up and after-care with his team. His PA is also...Read More
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Dr Sturm did my discectomy & fusion in 2011. I have been pain free since and am extremely grateful for his knowledge and skill.
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Dr. Sturm was very direct with me on my diagnoses and did not sugar coat anything. I suffered for 7 years with pain and tingling down my left arm along with extreme neck pain. Once I had woken from surgery I had immediate relief and had feeling back in my left arm and fingers. Within two days I...Read More
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