Dr. John Pracyk, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
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Age 54
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Dr. John Pracyk, MD
Dr. John Pracyk, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Dakota Dunes, SD. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 25 years. Dr. Pracyk is affiliated with Mercy Medical Center - Sioux City, Dunes Surgical Hospital and UnityPoint Health– St. Luke's Regional Medical Center.

575 N Sioux Point Rd

Dakota Dunes, SD 57049

Contact Information

(605) 217-2667

Dr. John Pracyk, MD

Dr. John Pracyk, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Appropriate, ethical, and conservative neurosurgical care across the continuum. My dedicated focus is to maximize each patient's optimal functional outcome. This is accomplished by empowering the patient and their family through honest discussion and shared decision making, a collaborative care experience results that spans multiple neuroscience specialists to meet the unique needs of each and every one of my patients.
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Dr. Pracyk's Experience

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Dr. Pracyk's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
57

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel 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
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (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
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Dakota.

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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Texas Sw Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Duke University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • George Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • American Association Of Neurosurgical Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • American College Of Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • National Institute Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • PHD, (Department Of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology), Duke University
    Other Education | Completed 1991
  • University Of Cambridge, Uk, Davison Predoctoral Surgery Scholar
    Other Education | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pracyk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Johnson and Johnson Medical Devices, Medical Director

Dr. Pracyk's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pracyk to family and friends
3.8
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Pracyk's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Northwest, IA |
Best Doctor ever. I wish he hadn't left CNOS, he was the best Spine Surgeon I ever have met. I would give anything to go see him wherever his new position is.
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Dr. Pracyk accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred HMO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Pracyk has admitting privileges

Dunes Surgical Hospital
600 N Sioux Point Rd
Dakota Dunes, SD 57049
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Mercy Medical Center - Sioux City
801 5th St
Sioux City, IA 51101
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UnityPoint Health– St. Luke's Regional Medical Center
2720 Stone Park Blvd
Sioux City, IA 51104
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