Dr. Hugh McPherson, MD

Dr. Hugh McPherson, MD

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Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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49 y/o
(27)

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Dr. Hugh McPherson, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Lone Tree, CO and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and spinal cord injury medicine.

Peak Orthopedics and Spine, LLC

9777 S Yosemite St Ste 220

Lone Tree, CO 80124
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. McPherson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Degenerative Disc Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McPherson treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 98% of his peers

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

Intervertebral Disc Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McPherson treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 98% of his peers

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

Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McPherson treats Spinal Stenosis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. McPherson treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. McPherson is a member and Board Certified in the Royal College of Surgeons (Canada). He attended medical school and completed his residency at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver followed by a spine fellowship at the University of ...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • University of Western Ontario
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2001
    Queens Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
  • 1999
    University Of Bristish Columbia
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1994
    University Of British Columbia Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. McPherson's Reviews

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4.1

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Calm, thoughtful doctor who took the time to show me the MRI in different views enabling me to understand spinal stenosis and why I was in so much pain. Tried non-invasive approaches before offering surgery. His medical assistant and surgery scheduler are superb - organized and supportive. ...Read More
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Dr. Hugh McPherson did a fusion on my L4/L5, and decompressions above and below. I had put this off for almost 5 years; each year that I went in to see what I could do to reduce my pain, he patiently listened and explained options. Finally, I made the decision for surgery, hoping to get some...Read More
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I recently, July 13, had a procedure done my Dr. McPherson. I had headaches, neck pain, pain down my back and legs. Dr. McPherson did surgery on my back (spine) and inserted a coflex. I am very happy to say today, July 28. after visiting him for a checkup that my pain is very minimal, I am...Read More
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Dr. McPherson is the second physician I had to fire from Peak Orthopedic and Spine in Colorado. The office staff is so unorganized that they never bothered to be sure my insurance paperwork was submitted and approved. They waited nearly 2 weeks after scheduling surgery, and never bothered to call...Read More
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Overall, good, straight forward. I went over why I was there, hand an exam, looked at the x-rays and options. 1. was physical therapy 2. a big surgery. He is professional and went over the x-ray in detail.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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