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Dr. David Blatt, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 57

Dr. Blatt

Dr. David Blatt, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fort Collins, CO and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.


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(970) 821-4531

Dr. Blatt accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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. Blatt's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blatt treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Blatt treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spondylosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blatt treats Spondylosis more than 85% of his peers

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

Scoliosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blatt treats Scoliosis more than 82% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar

Dr. Blatt's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to do what is best for my patients.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1995
University Fla College Med
Residency Hospital
1989
University Fla College Med
Internship Hospital
1988
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Medical School
1995
1989
1988

Awards

Dr. Blatt's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Blatt

3.2

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(12)
4 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(2)
1 Star
37.5%
(9)

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comments on special cases he has no experience in. You must meet the normal symptoms of a diagnosis or he will not consider you as having that issue. His staff is worse and are on their cell phones when you come in for an appointment. save yourself the pain.
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Dr. Blatt operated on my neck last November. My arms no longer go to sleep and I no longer have any neck pain. He was thorough and explained everything to me in laymans terms. I will be having surgery on my lower back next and would not think of going to or trusting any one else! Sherrie McCoy is...Read More
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I was in horrible pain when I saw him. He was able to give me a diagnosis and got me the help I needed. He was kind, understanding and took action within minutes to get me to the right Dr that could help.
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Dr Blatt has played an instrumental part in my Father's brain surgery for removal of an Atypical Meningioma grade 2. It has now been a couple of months since the surgery and my Father continues to make progress. Dr. Blatt has been a wonderful and amazing motivating force in my Father's care since...Read More
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I am a doc, so quite particular about the care I and my family receive. I had an outstanding experience during two pre-op appointments. Spinal decompression and fusion went well, but my immediate post-op pain experience was overwhelming. Dr Blatt's 2 physician assistants were wonderful and helped...Read More
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