Dr. Lee Tan, MD

Dr. Lee Tan, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 34
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Dr. Lee Tan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Francisco, CA. He graduated from Indiana University / School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

400 Parnassus Ave Fl 3

San Francisco, CA 94143

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Tan's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cervical Spine Myelopathy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tan treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Tan treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tan treats Spinal Stenosis more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Tan treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tan treats Spine Disorders more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Tan treats this condition more than 56% 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. Tan's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
Arthritis of the Spine
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Complex Fractures
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Compression Fracture
Congenital Spine Disorders
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Ear Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kyphosis
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoplasty
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
Pathologic Fracture
Pediatric Spine Deformities
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scheuermann's Disease
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Disorders
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Infections
Spinal Instability
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Dislocation
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Thoracic Disc Disorders
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

A unique aspect of Dr. Tan's training is that he received both neurosurgical and orthopedic spine surgery training, which enables him to assess spinal pathologies from an interdisciplinary perspective to select the most appropriate treatment tailored to each individual patient.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Education

Columbia University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Rush University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Rush University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
Indiana University / School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

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Dr. Tan is a fantastic doctor! He is not only very patient in listening to my problems, but also very thorough in his exam. He explained all the findings on my images and told me how they are related to my symptoms. He clearly laid out all my options and also gave me chance to ask questions. Highly...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Western Health Advantage