Dr. Dominic Cannella, MD

Dr. Dominic Cannella, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Dominic Cannella, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Florida in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1601 NW 114th St Ste 347

Des Moines, IA 50325

Contact Information

(515) 224-1777

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Neuroplasty
very high
more than 94% of peers
Low Back Pain
normal
more than 74% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 58% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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12  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University Miss
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cannella has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cannella's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cannella

4.2

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
60%
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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