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Dr. Ronald Hammers, MD

Dr. Ronald Hammers, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 40

  

Dr. Ronald Hammers, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.


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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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Dr. Hammers' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hammers treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Hammers treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Low Back Pain
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hammers treats Low Back Pain more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Hammers treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Spondylolisthesis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hammers treats Spondylolisthesis more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Hammers treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis

Dr. Hammers' conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Craniotomy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Arthroplasty
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

I see patients with all types of brain, spine and peripheral nerve disease. I spend ample time with my patients, reviewing their case and creating a treatment plan unique for each individual. Good outcomes and patient satisfaction are my top priorities.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2011
Loyola University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2005
Loyola University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2004
University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
Medical School
1998
Illinois Valley Community College
Undergraduate School
2011
2005
2004
1998

Awards

Dr. Hammers' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hammers

4.7

Based on 61 reviews

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Dr. Hammers is professional, kind, and knowledgeable. I saw him for a bulging disc in my back that was causing a lot of nerve pain. I was impressed with how he explained everything in a way I could understand. He also took the time to show me my MRI and discuss with me my options. I was so...Read More
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There is not enough space here for me to write about my admiration and gratitude for Dr. Hammers. Meeting him in March 2018, I immediately felt at ease and secure in his knowledge of my case. He is approachable, there to support you, answer questions, and reassure you that he is there to give...Read More
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Dr. Hammers did a phenomenal job on my back surgery. I had all the typical fears for having a fusion back surgery, and then Dr. Hammers stepped in. Without the surgery I was losing the ability to walk. I am able to walk now. He literally gave me my life back. My pain medication is drastically...Read More
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Dr. Hammers was wonderful. Very professional. , I was back to work in a week after back surgery! I would highly recommend him to anyone that is having spine issues. Very confident yet caring.
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I would not hesitate in recommending Dr. Hammers to anyone. I found him to be completely committed to his practice and to the needs of his patient. He is not your "typical" doctor. He believes in a "joint effort"" between patient and doctor, before recommending any type of surgery. He is...Read More
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Colorado Springs Neurological Associates

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