Dr. John Prall, MD

Dr. John Prall, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. John Prall, MD is a neurological spine surgery specialist in Littleton, CO and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in neurological spine surgery, vascular neurology, and more.Read his story

7780 S Broadway Ste 350

Littleton, CO 80122

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Prall's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prall treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Prall treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prall treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 89% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Meningiomas
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prall treats Meningiomas more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Prall treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma

Dr. Prall's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carotid Artery Disease
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

I believe in helping patients understand all available treatment options and selecting a treatment that is going to bring them the most benefit physically and emotionally. If I don't offer a particular treatment, I will help my patients find the most expert care available.

Specialties

  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Critical Care Neurosurgery
  • Endovascular Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1997
University Of Colorado
Residency Hospital
1992
University Of Colorado
Internship Hospital
1991
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Medical School
1986
Princeton University
Undergraduate School
1997
1992
1991
1986

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Dr. Prall's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Prall

4.1

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
74.46808510638297%
(35)
4 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(1)
3 Stars
2.127659574468085%
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2 Stars
4.25531914893617%
(2)
1 Star
17.02127659574468%
(8)

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Dr Prall is incredible@what he does.Let me just start w/ his&his PA’s bedside manners..they actually have one,lol. No offense to specialists,but not easy to find many who r warm &personal in addtn 2 being top notch surgeons.They are both very thorough, patient &don’t make u feel hurried. My dad was...Read More
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Dr. Prall did a tremendous job with my back surgery! He spent a great deal of time explaining my options, making sure I understood all the various treatment strategies and that I was comfortable with my decision. His staff was friendly and very responsive and handled all the logistics and post-op...Read More
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Excellent surgeon! My wife had spinal surgery one day ago and she is up and walking already and practically no pain! Dr. Prall is not only professional but genuinely caring and thorough. We can not say enough about him. Highly recommend Dr. Prall for any neurological surgery.
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Dr. Prall is an exceptional surgeon. He has a great team. very professional and I am very thankful for my results.
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As you search for Neurosurgeons in the Denver area, Dr. Prall comes highly rated for good reason. I had severe cervical stenosis so I set a consultation to meet him. Dr. Prall was patient and educated me well as to my condition and options. Once the surgery was scheduled I felt at ease and...Read More
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Locations

Neurosurgery One - Littleton (Formerly South Denver Neurosurgery)

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Blue Card PPO
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
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Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Rocky Mountain Health Plans
Rocky Mountain Health Plans HMO
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