Dr. Sharad Rajpal, MD

Dr. Sharad Rajpal, MD

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43 y/o
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Dr. Sharad Rajpal, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lafayette, CO and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Boulder Neurosurgical & Spine Assocs

300 Exempla Cir Ste 270

Lafayette, CO 80026
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Insurance Accepted

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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rajpal's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rajpal treats Spine Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Rajpal treats this condition more than 94% 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
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rajpal treats Spondylosis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Rajpal treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Spinal Fusion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rajpal performs Spinal Fusion more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Rajpal performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Rajpal's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
Back Disorders
Back Injuries
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laser Surgery
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Minimal Access Surgery
Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Surgery
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

The team of physicians at BNA includes board certified and fellowship trained experts in a diverse array of brain- and spine-related conditions such as functional neurosurgery, neurosurgical oncology, spinal deformity, vascular surgery and cerebro...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • 2010
    Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital
    2010
  • 2008
    University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2003
    University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School
    2002
  • 1997
    st. olaf college
    Undergraduate School
    1997

Awards

  • Phi Beta Kappa Academic Honor Society , St. Olaf College, 1996
  • Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society, St. Olaf College, 1995-1997
  • Mayfield Basic Science Award, AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves, 2007
  • Merck Index Award for Excellence in Chemistry, St. Olaf College, 1997
  • Rotary International Community Service Award, 1993
  • St. Olaf Buntrock Presidential Scholarship for High Academic Achievement, 1993-1997
  • Medtronic Sofamor Danek Health Care Professional In-Training Scholarship, 2005
  • Patients Choice Physician, Patients Choice, patientschoice.org, 2011, 2012
  • Summa Cum Laude, St. Olaf College, 1997
  • Medical Student Teaching Award, University of Wisconsin Department of Neurosurgery, 2008
  • Outstanding Paper Award for Basic Science, The Spine Journal & NASS, 2010
  • Resident Academic Achievement Award, University of Wisconsin Department of Neurosurgery, 2005
  • Whos Who Among Colleges and Universities, 1997
  • Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society, St. Olaf College, 1996-1997
  • Resident Academic Achievement Award, University of Wisconsin Department of Neurosurgery, 2007

Dr. Rajpal's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rajpal

4.8

Based on 79 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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I had a spinal fusion of L4 and L5 and a laminectomy. Before surgery I had been in pain for a few years. It hurt to stand up or walk. I quit most physical activity due to the pain. I was losing strength and feeling in my left leg. Now I'm feeling great and walking half a mile a day. I'm very happy...Read More
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I was in so much pain at my age I was so scared o f surgery. Dr Rajpal surgery has given me a new chance of life without pain at the age of 80. It has been six months and lots of therapy, my neck has healed beautiful and the bone is filling in. Thank you, you care so much and have given my sparkle...Read More
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My experience has been unbelievable! Everything from meeting with Dr. Sharad about diagnosis in the beginning to now. I am 6 weeks post surgery and he told me that today I can give up the collar! The office people and the whole experience went so smoothly and with a great outcome! I am very very...Read More
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After having spine surgery with Dr. Rajpal, I would never let another surgeon touch me! My results are miraculous!
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My total experience was excellent with results beyond my expectations.
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Aetna
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Whole Health Colorado Front Range
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Kaiser Permanente
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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