Dr. Thorir Ragnarsson, MD

Dr. Thorir Ragnarsson, MD

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Age 66
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Dr. Thorir Ragnarsson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Dakota Dunes, SD and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Iceland, Faculty Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

575 N Sioux Point Rd

Dakota Dunes, SD 57049

Contact Information

(605) 217-2667

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • 4 More

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Dr. Ragnarsson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ragnarsson treats Myelopathy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ragnarsson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Herniated Disc
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ragnarsson treats Herniated Disc more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Ragnarsson treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ragnarsson treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ragnarsson treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ragnarsson's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
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)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
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
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Thorir Ragnarsson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Dakota Dunes, SD and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Iceland, Faculty Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1987
    Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1987
  • 1985
    University Of Western Ontario
    Fellowship Hospital
    1985
  • 1981
    Reykjavik City Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1979
    Reykjavik City Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    University Of Iceland, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1978
  • 1972
    Hamrahlid College
    Undergraduate School
    1972

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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He spent time with me discussing my back injury, the surgery and likely outcome. He was very reassuring and listened well to my concerns. I was extremely happy with him and the quality of the surgery and would definitely recommend him to others needing back surgery.
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Locations

Cnos, PC

1
  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Open Access HMO
Humana
Medicaid
Principal Financial Group
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
WellPoint
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Dunes Surgical Hospital

Dakota Dunes, SD

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