Dr. Lars Widdel, MD

Dr. Lars Widdel, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 40
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Dr. Lars Widdel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fort Collins, CO and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Universidad De Chile in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1107 S Lemay Ave Unit 240

Fort Collins, CO 80524

Contact Information

(970) 495-7421

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Colorado Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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. Widdel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Widdel treats Meningiomas more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Widdel treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Widdel treats Hydrocephalus more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Widdel treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Widdel treats Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Widdel treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lars Widdel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fort Collins, CO and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Universidad De Chile in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • 2011
    University Of Colorado Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2005
    University Of Colorado Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 2002
    Universidad De Chile
    Medical School
    2002

Languages

  • German
  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Widdel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Widdel

3.5

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
4.761904761904762%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(7)

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My primary care doctor sent his own brother to Dr. Widdel. Wants to try most conservative treatment possible. Candid and up front about condition, treatment and expected outcome.
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He was very clear from my first appointment exactly what was my diagnosis , treatment options and prognosis. Answered all my questions before and after my surgery. His staff has been very helpful with questions concerning my pain management after as well as Dr Widdel being very upfront with how...Read More
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Had a shunt revision done May 1st, 2017 and he never checked me afterwards, his PA immediately put me on oral mess right after surgery and made it impossible to get on top of my pain which made me have to advocate for myself to get the relief I needed. they tried releasing me 24 hours post surgery...Read More
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Dr. barely speaks to patients. Leaves communications to his nurse who ignores important input from patient and is rude and insulting. Surgery was unsuccessful and resulted in chronic pain.
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Dr. Widdel is honest, experienced, and took great pains to ensure that we had all of our questions answered and concerns addressed. These are not universal traits for a surgeon. My family is so grateful to him for his candor and his patience. He never made us feel rushed and never made us feel like...Read More
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