Dr. Stephen Marano, MD

Dr. Stephen Marano, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Stephen Marano, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Idaho Falls, ID and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo Medical Consortium in 1980 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1975 Martha Ave # A

Idaho Falls, ID 83404

Contact Information

(208) 522-6930

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • PacificSource
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Herniated Disc
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Marano'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Marano "As a spinal surgeon, Dr. Marano focuses on conservative as well as surgical care of the spine. He is the longest established, most experienced neurosurgeon in Eastern Idaho. In 1986, he established the neurosurgery program at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center, along with Dr. Carlton. Dr. Marano uses advanced diagnostic tools to find the most effective, longest-lasting solutions to the patient's pain."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Marano does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Vascular Disease


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52  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulator
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Block
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Vertebroplasty


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Idaho.

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.


  • State University of New York At Buffalo
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • State University of New York at Buffalo Medical Consortium
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Phoenix Integrated Surg Residency
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Barrow Neuro Inst St Josephs Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Primary Chldns Med Ctr-U Utah
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Marano has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Marano has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Marano's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Marano to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Marano's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Absolutely an amazing Doctor! Very friendly and very knowledgeable.
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