Dr. Daniel Spomar, MD

Dr. Daniel Spomar, MD

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Dr. Daniel Spomar, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Indianapolis, IN. He has been practicing for 16 years.

8051 S Emerson Ave Ste 300

Indianapolis, IN 46237

Contact Information

(317) 528-2663

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 34 More

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Top Care Areas

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Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Spomar "I believe in a teamwork approach to care in which the patients and physician work together to achieve the best possible outcomes."
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Illinois At Peoria
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Illinois At Peoria
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spomar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spomar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spomar to family and friends
4.2
based on 21 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Spomar's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

in Greenwood, IN |
This Doctor has fixed me twice. Once after 25 years of firefighting and emergency medical services. Lifting large people and carrying them down stairs or fighting fires will beat your body up. By the time he took care of me I could barley walk. After he did his magic I was walking without...more
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in Indianapolis, IN |
1 year and 7 months of terrible pain, and the 7th doctor I had visited and he sets down and says "you have a pinched nerve there" something every single doctor had either refused to recognize so they could sell their "pain therapy" BS or such 1.5 months later I can use my leg again. So many thanks...more
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in Merrillville, IN |
Dr. Spomar is highly professional and patient. What I love about him the most is he prayed with me before my surgery.
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in Indianapolis, IN |
I am currently seeing Dr Spomar. (Post opt) He did surgery on me for a pinched nerve. I was having so much pain in my arm and numbness in my arm and hand. After my surgery it is gone and was gone as soon as I woke from my surgery. My recovery has been great. Dr Spomar is a very caring doctor that...more
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Indianapolis, IN |
Dr Spomar may be a competent physician but my experience with him and his staff has been very poor. From a lackluster effort at providing timely care to a serious situation to an arrogant smart-alec attitude. I honestly cannot recommend this Doctor to anybody looking for timely treatment or...more
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Thank you for your comments. I assure you that I did everything I could for you as quickly as I could as I do for all my patients. I ordered all appropriate testing for you. I do not believe that you...more
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Dr. Spomar accepts 43 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medico
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Pekin Insurance
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • Saint Francis Health Network
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • State Farm
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Travelers
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Spomar has admitting privileges

Franciscan Health Indianapolis
8111 S Emerson Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46237
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