Dr. Sanjay Jatana, MD

Dr. Sanjay Jatana, MD

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Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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55 y/o
(81)

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Dr. Sanjay Jatana, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Greenwood Village, CO and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

Denver Spine Surgeons, LLC

7800 E Orchard Rd Ste 100

Greenwood Village, CO 80111
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Jatana performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Jatana'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.

Dr. Jatana's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jatana "Dr. Sanjay Jatana is a Denver spine surgeon, specializing in treating spine problems involving the neck, mid-back and low back. He is board-certified and fellowship trained with extensive experience caring for patients requiring repeat or revision surgery. Dr. Jatana's goal is to provide patients with the information they need to make educated decisions about how to treat their back and neck pain.Dr. Jatana is a frequent presenter at medical industry conferences and meetings, and serves as a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Dr. Jatana has a patient-centered practice. He focuses on accurately identifying the source of a patient's back or neck pain to determine which treatment options will yield the best outcome. He utilizes both surgical and non-surgical approaches, including less invasive and minimally invasive techniques. If surgery is indicated, Dr. Jatana prefers to follow his patients for at least two years to ensure long-term positive results.Dr. Jatana and his team are committed to helping patients feel better and experience relief from their back pain. Whether patients are searching for spine surgeons in Denver to diagnose a new condition or seeking a second opinion, Dr. Jatana is here to listen and offer options."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jatana "My goal is to accurately identify the pain source for a patient so that we can treat it and successfully alleviate the symptoms. Whether you are worn down by back pain or have questions about prevention, nutrition, health insurance or a pending surgery, I hope to provide some answers and guidance to help you make an informed and educated decision. I've included more information about my approach to patient care on my website: www.Jatanaspine.com."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

31  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture

11  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.

Education

  • Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of California Los Angeles Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California Los Angeles Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jatana has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Rose Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Jatana is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Jatana's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jatana to family and friends
81 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (81)

  • 5
    (74)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Jatana's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

During and immediately after surgery, Dr. Jatana is very caring and attentive. However, he becomes very disinterested after the first post-surgery check, even though he requires that you follow up with him for at least 2+years. I was also very disappointed in 2016 when I was told with no prior...more
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Dr. Jatana has been out on emergent medical leave since October of 2016, at that time all of his patients were notified via mail and care was re-directed if appropriate. Dr. Jatana is now recovered and planning on returning to practice in October of 2017.

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Absolutely the BEST Spine Surgeon there is. Dr. Jatana had to perform surgery on C4-7 on my neck, as the result of a very serious car accident, in which I was rear ended twice very hard by two separate cars, within about a minute of each other. He did a fabulous job, and I highly recommended...more
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Just don't get old. After a 15 year, four procedure relationship my wife can't get an appointment after telling them we were under Medicare as her primary insurer and Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield as secondary. Good work, nice guy.
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Please understand appointment availability for your wife was not personal. Dr. Jatana has been out on emergent medical leave since October of 2016, at that time all of his patients were notified via mail and care was re-directed if appropriate. Dr. Jatana is now recovered and planning on returning to practice in October of 2017.

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Thank you!!!!
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Thank you Dr. Jatana and your team for helping me get back on track! Great experience all around.
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