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Dr. Mark Anderson, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Anderson

Dr. Mark Anderson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Irvine, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(949) 753-0303

Dr. Anderson accepts the following insurance:

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
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Commercial Insurance Company
Health Net
Blue & Gold HMO
Employer Group HMO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
SmartCare HMO
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
WellPoint

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. Anderson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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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 Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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
1979
University London Institute Neur
Fellowship Hospital
1976
St Lukes Hospital Of Kansas City
Internship Hospital
1975
University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
Medical School
1975
University Of Kansas
Undergraduate School
1981
1979
1976
1975
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)

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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.
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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!
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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.
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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
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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
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