Dr. James Callahan, MD

Dr. James Callahan, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. James Callahan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Anderson, IN and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1210B Medical Arts Blvd Ste 217

Anderson, IN 46011

Contact Information

(765) 298-4470

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • 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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • 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
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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25  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Indiana University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Indiana University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Indiana University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Callahan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Callahan's Reviews

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This Dr. is an amazing person. He truly cares for his patients. I had almost given up with all the problems I was having with my neck, and then I was sent to him. I could never thank him enough for everything. I have never met such a caring doctor before. I recommend him to everyone!!
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Sandy in Richmond, IN – Jan 06, 2017
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Dr. Callahan is a wonderful Neurosurgeon. At my first meeting Dr. Callahan gave me a feeling of full confidence in his abilities and I went into surgery with no fear at all. The pain I had for so long was gone upon waking and I pondered, why did I wait so long! I would recommend Dr. Callahan to...Read More
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Vickie in Marion, IN – Oct 11, 2016
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Very kind and cares deeply about your well being.
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Anderson, IN – Mar 29, 2016
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