Dr. James Anderson, MD

Dr. James Anderson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. James Anderson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Independence, OH and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6701 Rockside Rd Ste 100

Independence, OH 44131

Contact Information

(440) 746-1055

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Anderson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Myelopathy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Anderson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease
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14  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Anderson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Anderson's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Anderson to family and friends
21 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Anderson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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...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...more
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