Dr. Grant Shumaker, MD

Dr. Grant Shumaker, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Grant Shumaker, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Dakota Dunes, SD and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

575 N Sioux Point Rd

Dakota Dunes, SD 57049

Contact Information

(605) 217-2667

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Shumaker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shumaker treats Low Back Pain more than 98% of his peers

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

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shumaker treats Spondylosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Shumaker treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shumaker treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Shumaker treats this condition more than 94% 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

Dr. Shumaker's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Paracentesis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Percutaneous Aspiration for Spinal Cord Cyst or Syrinx
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
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 Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Grant Shumaker joined us from Racine, Wisconsin, where he was practicing at a neurological clinic since 1998. CNOS is proud to have him as a member of our staff. Dr. Shumaker has been Board Certified in Neurological Surgery since 2004. He is a ...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1998
    Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1993
    Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1991
    Yale University
    Medical School
    1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Shumaker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shumaker

3.6

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
60%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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(1)
2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
26.666666666666668%
(4)

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I have had Dr. Shumaker perform neck surgeries in the past and always with amazing results and great recovery--this time I challenged him with pain that I developed after open heart surgery-I had been to many Drs. and even to Mayo trying to get relief-Contacted Dr. Shumaker knowing that he also...Read More
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Nice bedside manner but stops there. I don't feel like he listens to a word I say. His assessments are very vague therefore with the need to have another back surgery it is hard for another Physician to feel anything could possibly be wrong based on his notes. Appointments are rushed 5 -10 min. ...Read More
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I was miss diagnosed and it risked my health in many ways of unneeded spinal taps and lack of proper means to diagnose the actually problem. and then no communication when things where not working like they should have. there was no follow up or help when the plans of treatment were incorrect and...Read More
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Locations

Cnos, PC

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
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Dunes Surgical Hospital

Dakota Dunes, SD