Dr. John Hudson, MD

Dr. John Hudson, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o
(9)

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Dr. John Hudson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lakewood, CO and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

CHPG Neuroscience and Spine

11750 W 2nd Pl Ste 255

Lakewood, CO 80228
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Disorders
normal
more than 60% of peers
Hydrocephalus
normal
more than 59% of peers
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
normal
more than 14% of peers

Dr. Hudson'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hudson "I strive to do for each person what I would want for a member of my own family in the same situation. I'm a conservative surgeon with each patient's best whole being outcome at the heart of my recommendations, either medical or surgical"

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

47  Conditions Treated

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

  • University of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • PhD from University of Colorado Health Sciences Center (UCHSC) - Denver
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hudson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hudson's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hudson to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Hudson'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 just wanted to say that the treatment I have received from Dr Hudson was absolutely horrible. Between the opinion of “ when you came here we didn’t even know if we’d get paid, but I work for the hospital and get paid anyway “ & three surgeries in which I had to go elsewhere to have everything Dr....more
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I would give Dr. Hudson and his direct staff an A+!! The only drawback is the number of people that are involved in scheduling procedures. The office staff members need some training on meeting customers expectations and how to do their work more efficiently.
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