Dr. Gus Varnavas, MD

Dr. Gus Varnavas, MD

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Age 61
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Dr. Gus Varnavas, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Anaconda, MT and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Usuhs F E Hebert Sch Of Med in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.

305 W Pennsylvania Ave

Anaconda, MT 59711

Contact Information

(855) 260-2225

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Varnavas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Varnavas treats Spondylosis more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Varnavas treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Disc Replacement
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Varnavas performs Disc Replacement more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Varnavas performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Total Disc Replacement
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Varnavas treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Varnavas treats this condition more than 84% 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. Varnavas' conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gus Varnavas, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Anaconda, MT and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Usuhs F E Hebert Sch Of Med in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
    Residency Hospital
  • 1998
    State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Fellowship Hospital
    1998
  • 1990
    Usuhs F E Hebert Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1990
  • 1986
    Loyola University Of Chicago / Stritch School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Awards

Dr. Varnavas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Varnavas

3.5

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
34.48275862068966%
(10)

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He is the best surgeon ever he fixed my mother and I in Wenatchee a couple years ago he is the most amazing and caring surgeon I have ever met I went 8 years and multiple doctors who never helped me until I met him he saved my life I was about to give up because of all the pain I suffered at the...Read More
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knowledgeable, listens, explains and is very patient. The most striking take away is his listening he makes me feel as though I am most important Great staff
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Dr Varnavas took the time to examine my condition, laid out the options available and I chose for him to perform a lamectomy on my L4 in July 2016. He is very professional, his staff and the hospital were great. I would highly recommend Dr. Varnavas to family and friends
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My husband is a 'no nonsense', matter of fact type person. He appreciated this physician's directness. Surgery went extremely well, recover was quick. Home the day following surgery..minimal pain. Over a year since surgery and continues to be pain free.
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Was good till after surgery with something didn't feel right. When I asked him he rushed me out of my appointment with him. Now I'm suffering even more then I did before the surgery and now have scoliosis because he didn't do my surgery procedure all the way to make sure my spine was fully...Read More
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