Dr. Mark Anderson, MD

Dr. Mark Anderson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
(41)
Save
Dr. Mark Anderson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Irvine, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University of Kansas / School of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in neurosurgery.

16300 Sand Canyon Ave Ste 1005

Irvine, CA 92618

Contact Information

(949) 753-0303

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • WellPoint

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Anderson's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Anderson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intervertebral Disc Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 8% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 8% of his peers

Dr. Anderson's conditions and procedures:

Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor Surgery
Cancer
Carotid Artery Disease
Carpal Tunnel Release
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Craniotomy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Diseases
Nerve Injury
Nerve Pain
Neurological Injuries
Neuroplasty
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Infections
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Dislocation
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondolthesis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

I work for patients not insurance companies.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1981
    Stanford Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1979
    University London Institute Neur
    Fellowship Hospital
    1979
  • 1976
    St Lukes Hospital Of Kansas City
    Internship Hospital
    1976
  • 1975
    University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School
    1975
  • 1975
    University of Kansas
    Undergraduate School
    1975

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Anderson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Anderson

3.6

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
63.41463414634146%
(26)
4 Stars
2.4390243902439024%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.4390243902439024%
(1)
1 Star
31.70731707317073%
(13)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Anderson?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Anderson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Mark Anderson, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
I had the worst experience ever with the front desk employee by the name of Katy. She was just terrible. My interaction with her over the phone and in person were uncomfortable moments for me. I've never experienced anything like it.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option3
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Mark Anderson, MD?
Reply
Dr. Anderson knows his stuff. Her did my cervical fusion I've 15 years ago and without hesitation I have returned with a new spinal issue. His staff is kind and caring. I trust Dr Anderson implicitly!
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Mark Anderson, MD?
Reply
Dr. Anderson is as much an artist as a great surgeon. His heart is to help people and heal them. I was disabled and in constant pain. Dr. Anderson performed spinal surgery on me. I am now pain free and active. Every day I thank God for Dr. Anderson and ask God to bless him.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Mark Anderson, MD?
Reply
Dr. Anderson had to remove my previous plate, re-fuse one disc , then remove and fuse two other discs, then put a new plate covering the area of four discs. He told me it was 3x the surgery I had before so of course I was nervous. The surgery was over before I knew it and by the next day I was...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Mark Anderson, MD?
Reply
Make no mistake, this is a favorable review. Beginning with my first visit Dr. Anderson was direct and to the point. He stuck to the facts at every turn and clearly spelled out the risks and benefits of the risky surgery at hand. At any rate, his style was probably the reason I went forward with...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Mark Anderson, MD?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Anderson?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Anthem Blue Cross
Power Select HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Commercial Insurance Company
Health Net
Blue & Gold HMO
Employer Group HMO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
SmartCare HMO
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
WellPoint

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Anderson treats patients.

Learn more

Compare Neurosurgeons

More providers who are similar to Dr. Anderson

Show All Neurosurgeons