Dr. Joseph Christiano Jr, MD

Dr. Joseph Christiano Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Joseph Christiano Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Hahnemann School Of Medicine, Allegheny University Of Health Sciences in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6567 E Carondelet Dr Ste 305

Tucson, AZ 85710

Contact Information

(520) 881-8400

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Christiano Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Neurostimulation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Christiano Jr performs Neurostimulation more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Christiano Jr performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulators
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Christiano Jr treats Spondylosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Christiano Jr treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Spinal Cord Stimulation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Christiano Jr performs Spinal Cord Stimulation more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Christiano Jr performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Christiano Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Christiano Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Hahnemann School Of Medicine, Allegheny University Of Health Sciences in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Oregon Health Science University
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
Georgetown University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1995
Hahnemann School Of Medicine, Allegheny University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1995

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Christiano Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Christiano Jr

4.5

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Great personal patient care. Highly recommended.
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So glad he was referred by my primary care Dr. Christiano is the very best felt like he really care about me and was real easy to talk too He is the Best No problem with scheduling remember emergency surgery for Dr’s does happen
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Dr Christano is very understanding. Caring and knowledgeable. He is very willing to explain it to you and tell you what going to happen. What a special patient doctor. Karen W
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Have had 2 appointments with him and I live 2 and a half hrs away and they have cancelled both appointments at the last minute...now if you cancel last minute you will be charged yet who's going to pay for my daughter's loss of wages and our travel expenses??
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Dr Christiano fused my lower back l 3,4&5. I suffered for many years and I now have no pain and am walking one mile every day. My goal is to walk two miles every day . I feel better than I have in years.
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