Dr. Edward Perry III, MD

Dr. Edward Perry III, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Edward Perry III, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery and minimally invasive neurological spine surgery.Read his story

9990 Double R Blvd Ste 200

Reno, NV 89521

Contact Information

(775) 348-8800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Low Back Pain
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more than 96% of peers
Spondylosis
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more than 94% of peers
Scoliosis
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more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Perry III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Perry III "Dr. Edward Perry joined the SpineNevada team after completing fellowship training in Complex Spine at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville in the Department of Neurosurgery. Fellowship training is the highest level of medical education in the U.S. Dr. Perry is a neurological spine surgeon and team doctor for the USL Reno 1868 FC. Dr. Perry earned his undergraduate degree in biology at California State University in Sacramento while earning departmental honors in biological sciences. He obtained his medical degree from the University of California, Davis School of Medicine and earned membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society in 2005. He completed a residency in Neurological Surgery at Loyola University Medical Center, where he also served as Chief Resident. He completed a fellowship in Complex Spinal Surgery at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Neurosurgery, in Nashville, TN. Dr. Perry is board-eligible in Neurological Surgery. Dr. Perry specializes in all aspects of spine surgery, including adult degenerative conditions, congenital deformities, spine trauma, spine tumors and deformity correction, including anterior, lateral and posterior spinal approaches. In addition, he has experience and interest in peripheral nerve disorders, head trauma, and brain tumors. As a spine surgeon, he emphasizes non-surgical treatment options in advance of surgery, holding that as the last resort for patients. If surgery is necessary, Dr. Perry is also trained in the latest minimally invasive spine surgery techniques that reduce the length of the incision, the time in the hospital and the time needed for recovery. Many patients can have their surgery in the morning and be home later the same day to recover in their own home. Dr. Perry is a 2015 Vitals Patients' Choice Award provider. This recognition is given to top performing doctors based on Vitals patient reviews & ratings. Based on shorter-than-average wait times to see Dr. Perry, he is also a 2015 Vitals On-Time Award winner. Dr. Perry is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, AO Spine North America, North American Spine Society (NASS) and Washoe County Medical Society."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Perry III "Dr. Edward Perry believes in the importance of patient education and exhausting non-surgical, conservative treatment options in advance of spine surgery. "

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Perry III does not have any board certifications listed.

41  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Broken Neck
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • 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
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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29  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • University Of California At San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • California State University, Sacramento
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center-Complex Spine Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • alpha omega alpha, 2005
Media & Publications

Dr. Perry III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Perry III's Reviews

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4.0

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