Dr. Steven Murk, MD

Dr. Steven Murk, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Steven Murk, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University of Southern California in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2312 N Nevada Ave Ste 100

Colorado Springs, CO 80907

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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Colorado Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
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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. Murk's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murk treats Low Back Pain more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Murk treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murk treats Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve) more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Murk treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murk treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Murk treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Murk's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Essential Tremor
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurosurgical Procedures
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spondylosis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Steven Murk, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University of Southern California in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1989
    University of Texas Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    University of Texas Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1983
    University of Texas Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    University of Southern California
    Medical School
    1982
  • 1974
    University Of California San Diego
    Undergraduate School
    1974

Awards

Dr. Murk's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Murk

4.3

Based on 55 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(44)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
1.8181818181818181%
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2 Stars
1.8181818181818181%
(1)
1 Star
14.545454545454545%
(8)

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Dr. Murk is wonderful, but after being told he is accepting new patients I was informed he is retiring at the end of April and I'll be transferred to another doctor. Wait time is now been 90 minutes past my scheduled appointment time and there's no indication that I will be seen anytime soon. The...Read More
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Dr. Murk is by far the biggest hero in my life. Was there waiting? Of course, but I’d wait three hours to see him. He’s a specialist, the most patient and kind doctor I’ve ever met. He knew the extreme pain I was in and helped me through it. Between his thorough explanations and his answers to my...Read More
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He lied about everything. He told me the recovery period would be a couple days at most and it was months, so I lost my job. He made it seem as though the payments would be a small fraction of what they were, and I'm getting piled with thousands of dollars in bills. He was late to absolutely every...Read More
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Dr Steven Murk is a healing professional. He listens to his patients and is 100% invested in getting the best care and follow up for his patients. He is compassionate and caring. You never feel rushed with him during your appointment
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Dr. Murk treated my son after a motorcycle accident and was up front honest and more compassionate than I’ve seen in years from any medical professional. When I injured my back he worked with me to do everything possible to fix it to avoid surgery. Unfortunately it was to a point that I needed...Read More
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AARP
Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Colorado Access
Coventry Health Care
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Kaiser Permanente
MultiPlan
Integrated Health Plan (IHP) PPO
MultiPlan Test PPO
Rocky Mountain Health Plans
Rocky Mountain Health Plans PPO
UnitedHealthCare
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United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
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