Dr. Merle Rust, MD

Dr. Merle Rust, MD

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Dr. Merle Rust, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lake Geneva, WI and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

N2950 State Road 67

Lake Geneva, WI 53147

Contact Information

(262) 245-0535

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Rust's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
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Dr. Rust treats Low Back Pain more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Rust treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rust treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Rust treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Spine Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rust treats Spine Disorders more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Rust treats this condition more than 58% 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. Rust's conditions and procedures:

Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Merle Rust, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lake Geneva, WI and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • 1992
    Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School
    1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Locations

Mercy Health Clinics

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  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 3:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 3:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 3:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 3:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 3:00pm
    • Sat: 8:30am - 3:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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