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Dr. Ian Ross, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Ross

Dr. Ian Ross, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pasadena, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Queen's University Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1985 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Ross accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
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LACare
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No malpractice claims found for California
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. Ross' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ross treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 98% of his peers

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

Broken Neck
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ross treats Broken Neck more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Ross treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ross treats Hydrocephalus more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Ross treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Dr. Ross' conditions and procedures:

  • 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
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • 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
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • 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
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ian Ross, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pasadena, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Queen's University Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1985 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

McGill University
Residency Hospital
1999
Fondation Rothschild
Fellowship Hospital
1991
University Toronto
Fellowship Hospital
1986
McGill University
Internship Hospital
1985
Queen's University Faculty Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1999
1991
1986
1985

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ross' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ross

3.9

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(6)

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I went to see Dr Ross for aneurysms which resulted in my having a craniotomy. Dr Ross explained this potentially scary procedure in such a manner that put me at ease. He is upfront and a real professional. I trust him completely and highly recommend him.
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He will defend an unethical colleague even though presented with spasticity. He will try to help colleague call it Parkinsons or movement disorder. Is your colleague really worth the potenial inquiry suffered by Dr. christopher dentch in Texas?
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He wrote in his clinical notes to my PCP that I came in with advocates. He failed to diagnose severe widespread spasticity. He defended faulty neurosurgeon colleagues destruction of my life and mobility in the name of science... CALtech neural prosthetic project. My ex-horrible surgical guy is...Read More
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I agree office staff especially office manager Kathy are very unprofessional.
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I was in your office on November 1, 2017 and was told I would get something in the mail for physical therapy.... nothing ever came and no follow up .... it has been too long now and I wouldn't go now anyway, but thought you should know your staff is incompetent .. I will survive... jn
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