Dr. Michael McKisic, MD

Dr. Michael McKisic, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Dr. Michael McKisic, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University of Nevada At Reno in 2007 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1725 E Boulder St Ste 101

Colorado Springs, CO 80909

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AvMed
  • Cigna
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 95% of peers
Low Back Pain
more than 79% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 75% of peers

Dr. McKisic's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. McKisic does not have any board certifications listed.

42  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Nevada At Reno
    Medical School | Graduated 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. McKisic has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. McKisic has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McKisic's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McKisic to family and friends
5 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. McKisic's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I had chronic low back pain for years. Had a fracture, 2 herniated discs with nerve compression, and Sciatica. I did not have any quality of life nor much hope as all previous treatments and medications failed. On 12/12/16, Dr. McKisic did a fusion surgery on my L4,L5,S1. Despite the pain from...more
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Poor experience with ofc personal to get an appointment in timely manor, On day of appointment I was in there office for 2 hours, got to see or talk to the doctor approx 10 minutes, Was told I would see the doctor and they first sent in his PA, I questioned it and she got an attitude and said he...more
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I first met Dr. McKisic as a patient at Memorial Hospital where he was the on-call neurosurgeon. He was/is extremely knowledgeable on my rare disease and anything he doesn't know, he's willing to research and find the answers. Making an appointment can be testy sometimes but if the situation is...more
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Although Dr. McKisic seems to be a very good doctor, he is evidently unable to keep up with his current patient load. Getting appointments in a timely manner is impossible and he does not respond to messages left through his staff. Seven to nine weeks is the apparent lag.Overall, I feel this lack...more
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I found Dr. McKisic to be intelligent, well spoken and knowledgeable in his field. I felt very comfortable while discussing my issues with him, and felt he dug into the issue very appropriately.
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