Dr. John Elliott, MD

Dr. John Elliott, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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55 y/o
(118)

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Dr. John Elliott, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Englewood, CO and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.

Colorado Brain & Spine Institute, LLC

499 E Hampden Ave Ste 220

Englewood, CO 80113
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio

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Top Care Areas

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

Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Elliott'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.

5  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Surgery Research
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Elliott does not have any board certifications listed.

112  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epilepsy
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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25  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University of Washington
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Elliott has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Elliott has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elliott's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elliott to family and friends
118 total reviews (27 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (118)

  • 5
    (105)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Elliott'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 (27)

Totally amazing surgeon. After several surgeries (by another doctor) that left me feeling hopeless and in constant pain Dr. Elliott turned my life around. Thank you Dr. Elliott. Words can't express my gratitude. Life is good again.
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Office is unresponsive and does not return calls in a timely fashion. Poor post op follow up.
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Sugary and three days in the hospital. Dr Elliott came each day to visit, also answered his phone one night when the hospital called him concerning adding a prescription. I highly recommend Doctor Elliot. .Hes very personable and takes time with you, he was never in a hurry.
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I have already recommended my neighbor and she is coming in to see you on Jan. 15, 2018! I love how personal you are and how you always look me in the eyes. I would prefer that you give me more personal updates to my situation i.e. tumor size upon removal. You are an amazing surgeon and I felt...more
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Dr. Elliott performed a 10 hour surgery on my back on September 5, 2017. The severe back pain (lumbar) I had experienced for many years is virtually gone 3 months into my recovery. Dr Elliott had been recommended by several people, including my cardiologist, and I am so happy that he was my...more
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