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Dr. James Anderson, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 60

Dr. Anderson

Dr. James Anderson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Independence, OH and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(440) 746-1055

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Dr. Anderson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Myelopathy more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 99% of his peers

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

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Spondylosis more than 97% of his peers

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

Dr. Anderson's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • 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
  • 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
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Anderson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Independence, OH and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1992
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency Hospital
1990
Allegheny Genl Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Internship Hospital
1986
University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
Medical School
1992
1990
1987
1986

Awards

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Anderson

4.4

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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I broke my neck in 2011,. Crushed c7, tear drip fracture in c4. I thank God, and Dr. James A. Anderson, that today, I am able walk, talk, and kiss and hug my kids good night everynight, it's been 6 years since my accident. Due to the miraculous work of Dr. Anderson, I am also practically pain...Read More
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Dr. Anderson performed back surgery on me for a cyst on my spine. I feel better than I have in years and can walk again! He was very informative when diagnosing the problem. He is a very caring and kind doctor and very good at his specialty. His office staff are wonderful too. When we had...Read More
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