Dr. David Fusco, MD

Dr. David Fusco, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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39 y/o
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Dr. David Fusco, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chandler, AZ and has been practicing for 8 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)
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
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

Care Philosophy

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

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