Dr. Paul Gardner, MD

Dr. Paul Gardner, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(32)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Paul Gardner, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Provo, UT. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

1055 N 300 W Ste 400

Provo, UT 84604

Contact Information

(801) 357-7404

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 84% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
high
more than 80% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
high
more than 78% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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.

Education

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Utah
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of Louisville
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gardner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gardner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gardner to family and friends
4.4
based on 32 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Gardner's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Highland, UT |
Excellent. Wouldn't go anywhere else. He made the diagnosis, spent time explaining problem and treatment options. Caring, personal, excellent surgeon. Not quick to operate as many others have been.
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in Manti, UT |
NEVER EVER DO BUSINESS WITH THIS MEDICAL OFFICE! While Dr. Gardner is excellent, his office is THE WORST I have ever dealt with. I am a returning patient. It has taken me over a month to attempt to schedule an appointment. The new patient scheduler almost never answers her phone and infrequently...more
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in Spanish Fork, UT |
Dr. Gardner is awesome! He has performed several surgeries on me. I would trust him with anything. He always acts in my best interest and takes the time to explain things, and do what is best for me. His office staff isn't very friendly, and sometimes the wait time is long, but it's worth it. ...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gardner accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Gardner has admitting privileges

American Fork Hospital
170 N 1100 E
American Fork, UT 84003
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Timpanogos Regional Hospital
750 W 800 N
Orem, UT 84057
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Utah Valley Regional Medical Center
1034 N 500 W
Provo, UT 84604
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