Dr. David Fusco, MD

Dr. David Fusco, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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40 y/o
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Dr. David Fusco, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chandler, AZ and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Barrow Brain and Spine

1875 W Frye Rd # 300

Chandler, AZ 85224
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Fusco's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylolisthesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fusco treats Spondylolisthesis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Fusco treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fusco treats Spondylosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Fusco treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fusco treats Spine Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Fusco treats this condition more than 98% 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. Fusco's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Astrocytoma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Glioma
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Dr. Fusco strongly believes that patients who have a thorough understanding of their medical condition are able to make the best possible decision in collaboration with their healthcare provider.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

2014
BARROW NEUROLOGICAL INSTITUTE
Residency Hospital
2013
Pediatric Deformity and Scoliosis Surgery, Miami Childrens Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2013
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Barrow Neurological Institute
Fellowship Hospital
2012
Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery, Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2012
Vascular and Skull Base Surgery, Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute
Fellowship Hospital
2010
Complex Spinal Neurosurgery, Barrow Neurological Institute
Fellowship Hospital
2008
BARROW NEUROLOGICAL INSTITUTE
Internship Hospital
2007
Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
Medical School
2000
Harvard Medical School
Undergraduate School
2014
2013
2013
2012
2012
2011
2010
2008
2007
2000

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Fusco's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fusco

4.7

Based on 12 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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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I am writing 2.5 years post-surgery on a "massive" herniated disc ( L5-S1). I am enjoying life as I did before such a devastating injury at the age of 25. I choose Dr. Fusco because of his extremely detailed answers to my many questions. I never felt rushed and sensed he was genuine. He gave very...Read More
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Dr. Fusco was extremely helpful in reassessing my spine following surgery in another state. He clarified my misunderstanding of residual spinal stenosis, in addition to referring me for help within Barrow with other difficulties. He was informative, patient and very kind, and lowered my level of...Read More
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Dr. Fusco is one of the most AMAZING, thorough, intelligent, compassionate physicians that I have ever been to in my 62 years. I know that I am in good hands with him. He is the BEST!!! I am so grateful that he is taking care of my spine issues, now. I wish that he would have been my surgeon...Read More
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Written reviews of doctors should have little effect on which to choose. In my opinion, a doctor should make you feel at ease when you are one on one with them. You should not feel intimidated, condescended, hurried,or unsure during your time with the doctor. I chose, and you do have a choice,...Read More
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Dr. Fusco is very skillled, focused, and kind. His office staff is responsive and professional. I feel very lucky and blessed to have been under his care.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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