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Dr. Christopher Wolfla, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Wolfla

Dr. Christopher Wolfla, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Menomonee Falls, WI and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Wolfla accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Wolfla's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wolfla treats Spondylosis more than 94% of his peers

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

Bone Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wolfla treats Bone Disorders more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Wolfla treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Spine Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wolfla treats Spine Disorders more than 81% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Wolfla's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Wolfla is a Board-Certified/ fellowship trained/ neurosurgical spine specialist with particular interest and expertise in complex spinal disorders. He specializes in the comprehensive management of all spinal disorders/ emphasizing an individual approach to patient care.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1997
In University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1991
Indiana University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1997
1991

Awards

Dr. Wolfla's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wolfla

3.5

Based on 40 reviews

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1 Star
37.5%
(15)

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Dr.Wolfla was very up front about what he could do for me and explaining everything. This is my 3rd back surgery and he is the best doctor I have had! I’ve been seeing doctors for many years and never had someone be as honest and following threw with what needs to be done on my end. I would...Read More
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Best doctor for back surgery and great bedside manner, my experience with him fantastic and my surgery was complicated, did a excellent job,within two weeks walking with very very little pain and driving , my right leg I could not pickup before surgery, 2 weeks after surgery and I can pick it up...Read More
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I was very happy to have Dr. Wolfla as my back surgeon. He did an excellent job and I felt much better in no time at all. He was very thorough in going over my MRI with me and my wife, answering any and all questions that we had, making sure we understood everything. He has a great personality and...Read More
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everything went great ,, I was kept informed and everything before and after was explained and all questioned answered. only problem was upon release,, they knew I didn't have assistance at home and sent me home anyway,, no welfare check from the hospital what so ever,,surgery was on 9/18 and I...Read More
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Thank you Dr Wolfla for the care you have given me both in 2014, and again now in 2018 when I needed a second spinal fusion. I came to you the first time because you were recommended to me by someone. I came back to you because I fully trust in you and know that you have my best interest at...Read More
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