Dr. Ian Dorward, MD

Dr. Ian Dorward, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Ian Dorward, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch of Med in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular disorders, and more.

4921 Parkview Pl

Saint Louis, MO 63110

Contact Information

(314) 362-3570

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Dorward's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Scoliosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dorward treats Scoliosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Dorward treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dorward treats Myelopathy more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dorward treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 98% of his peers

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

Dr. Dorward's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
Adult Scoliosis
Adult Scoliosis Correction
Aneurysm
Aneurysm Clipping
Ankle Fracture
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
Arthritis of the Elbow
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Aneurysm Repair
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Carotid Artery Disease
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Cervical Spondylitis
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Complex Spine Surgery
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Cranial Trauma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Scoliosis
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Elbow Injuries
Epidural Hematoma
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Fracture
Fracture Care
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Surgery
Kyphosis
Kyphosis Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoplasty
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Cramp
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Minimal Access Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Surgery
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteosarcoma
Paracentesis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pseudoarthrosis
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Scoliosis Surgery
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Instability
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine and Back Procedures
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sternum Fracture
Steroid Injection
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a neurosurgeon who cares for both brain and spinal problems, I feel that I have a unique perspective on many neurosurgical issues. Importantly, my experience with microsurgery of delicate vascular lesions both informs and enhances my ability to de...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Brain Aneurysms
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery

Education

2013
Washington University In St Louis School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2012
Washington University In St Louis School of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2010
Beaumont Hospital/Royal College of Surg Med School
2006
Barnes Jewish Hosp
Internship Hospital
2005
Washington Univ Sch of Med
Medical School
2000
University Of Colorado
Undergraduate School
2013
2012
2010
2006
2005
2000

Dr. Dorward's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dorward

4.9

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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This is a new kind of Doctor. Not the old breed of so many poor communicating surgeons. Dr Dorward is very skilled, compassionate and kindly personable. My neck surgery is huge success and I’m grateful for his excellent care. Thank you Dr. Dorward!
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Dr Dorward is absolutely amazing!! I could never thank him enough he done my back surgery and thanks too him and his team the pain in my back is no more.
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I had a son that he did a Blessing for him . the docter was a God that he made of him thank you for my son satisfaction you did .
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I was referred to Dr Dorward by my neurosurgeon, as I have a very complex back condition. I left numerous messages with Dawn (med assistant) none were returned. I finally went to office to talk to someone, and the office manager Rhonda, has been most helpful. Since my 1st surgery in April was...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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Barnes Jewish Hospital

Saint Louis, MO

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