Dr. Ciara Harraher, MD

Dr. Ciara Harraher, MD

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Dr. Ciara Harraher, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. She specializes in neurosurgery.

Stanford Neurosurgery Center

1595 Soquel Dr Ste 360

Santa Cruz, CA 95065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Harraher's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylolisthesis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harraher treats Spondylolisthesis more than 55% of her peers

Dr. Harraher treats this condition more than 55% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harraher performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 51% of her peers

Dr. Harraher performs this procedure more than 51% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spinal Fusion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harraher performs Spinal Fusion more than 40% of her peers

Dr. Harraher performs this procedure more than 40% of her peers

Dr. Harraher's conditions and procedures:

Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Spinal Fusion
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

Bringing extensive training and care in treating brain and spinal diseases and conditions to patients in Santa Cruz County.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • 2011
    Stanford University School Of Medicine (Neurosurgery)
    Fellowship Hospital
    2011
  • 2011
    Stanford University School Of Medicine (Cyberknife Radiosurgery)
    Fellowship Hospital
    2011
  • 2010
    Dalhousie University
    Residency Hospital
    2010
  • 2005
    Dalhousie University, Canada
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    McMaster University
    Medical School
    2004
  • 1999
    University Of King's College
    Undergraduate School
    1999

Dr. Harraher's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Harraher

4.5

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Harraher's Performance
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Dr. Harraher quickly and accurately diagnosed my husbands' very serious condition. We were very lucky that she happened to be visiting another patient in the hospital while we were in the E.R. She performed an intricate and delicate surgery with great success and answered all of our questions...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Health Net
Humana
MultiPlan
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dominican Hospital

Santa Cruz, CA