Dr. John Lopez, MD

Dr. John Lopez, MD

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Dr. John Lopez, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fairbanks, AK and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark in 2000 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2310 Peger Rd Ste 106

Fairbanks, AK 99709

Contact Information

(907) 456-3876

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
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Dr. Lopez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lopez treats Spondylosis more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Lopez treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lopez treats Low Back Pain more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Lopez treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lopez treats Spine Disorders more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Lopez treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Lopez's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Lopez, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fairbanks, AK and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark in 2000 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Co School Of Med
Residency Hospital
2000
University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark
Medical School
2000

Awards

Dr. Lopez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lopez

4.2

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Highly recommend Dr. Lopez. Dr. Lopez is the first Doctor that listened to me, all the other Doctors just wanted to give me a bunch of prescriptions. I had nerve impingement in my neck, chronic pain, chronic migraines for years. Dr. Lopez looked at my MRI, did x-rays with motion and found exactly...Read More
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Dr. Lopez performed a triple cervical fusion on my neck in January 2018. I am very happy with the results. I received kind, compassionate, and knowledgeable care from not only Dr. Lopez but also all of the staff who cared for me. I recommend Dr. Lopez to anyone who is having neck pain and/or arm...Read More
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take the money and run from this guy
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Mr Lopez was very personal with me and made me feel comfortable with the procedure. He even called me at home and on my cell. His nurses were great about getting back with you and also called to check to see how I was doing after the procedure. He was friendly, kind and patience and seemed to...Read More
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Dr. Lopez did my spinal surgery. It did not relieve any of my back pain. It actually increased it. When I tried to tell him I was in excruciating pain I was ignored or was only aloud to talk with his PA Ken. The only thing I was told was the xrays look fine. You are fine. They eventually stopped...Read More
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Medicaid
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Medicaid
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