Dr. James Calhoun, MD

Dr. James Calhoun, MD

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Dr. James Calhoun, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in North Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences in 1985 and specializes in neurosurgery.

4020 Richards Rd Ste I

North Little Rock, AR 72117

Contact Information

(501) 353-2123

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Background Check

1 disciplinary action Found
  • Inappropriate personal relationship with patient(s) (1/15/2004)View details
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Dr. Calhoun's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Cord Stimulation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calhoun performs Spinal Cord Stimulation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Calhoun performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calhoun treats Spinal Stenosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Calhoun treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calhoun treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Calhoun treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Calhoun's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Back Pain
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Microdiscectomy
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neurostimulation
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Calhoun, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in North Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences in 1985 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1991
University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
Residency Hospital
1986
University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
Internship Hospital
1985
University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
Medical School
1981
University Of Arkansas
Undergraduate School
1991
1986
1985
1981

Dr. Calhoun's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Calhoun

4.3

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5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
16%
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He performed my back surgery and then misdiagnosed that I had a blood clot. He said it was nerve pain. I ended up staying in ICU for 3 days and I am now on oxygen due to the damage from the blood clot. He almost cost me my life.. Please stay away from this dr if you want to stay alive.
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Dr. Calhoun has performed 2 cervical spinal fusions on me within the past couple of years and I will continue to see him for my lower back in the future because he and his staff are friendly and very efficient. I have been have from day 1.
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He was very professional told me what all that had to be done and hopefully I regain some muscles in my hand again.
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I have degenerative disc disease and have had to have 3 disc replaced in my neck and Dr Calhoun is my surgeon and I think he has done an amazing job I had one disc fixed in 2014 and the other two he just fixed a few weeks ago. He is an excellent surgeon and very friendly and he really has a great...Read More
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...My Husband Sam Edwards used Dr. Calhoun after he hurt his back at work....I did many search's online to find Dr. Calhoun Sam and I rate him 5 stars, his Nurse Mickey we also rate 5 stars....My husband was in horrible pain ruptured L-4-L-5 and also had fragment impairment on sciatic nerve...He...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Qualchoice
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
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Options PPO
United Healthcare

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Arkansas Surgical Hospital

North Little Rock, AR

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