Dr. James Hollowell, MD

Dr. James Hollowell, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
(26)
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Dr. James Hollowell, MD is a neurological spine surgery specialist in Wauwatosa, WI and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1984 and specializes in neurological spine surgery.

601 N 99th St Ste 101

Wauwatosa, WI 53226

Contact Information

(414) 988-5100

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Spondylolisthesis
normal
more than 28% of peers
Fracture
normal
more than 11% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hollowell "Dr. Hollowell believes in educating patients about their spine condition, and explaining all treatment options, so that patients may make an informed decision about their care."

1  Specialties

  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

28  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacroiliac Pain Syndrome
  • Sacroilitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis

32  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminotomy
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Va Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hollowell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hollowell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hollowell

4.0

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
69.23076923076923%
(18)
4 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
(1)
1 Star
19.23076923076923%
(5)

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