Dr. Todd Kuether, MD

Dr. Todd Kuether, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Todd Kuether, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University of Kansas / School of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.Read his story

501 N Graham St Bldg 2

Portland, OR 97227

Contact Information

(503) 489-8111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Kaiser Permanente
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Oregon
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. Kuether's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kuether treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 90% of his peers

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kuether treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 90% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Broken Neck
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kuether treats Broken Neck more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Kuether treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Kuether's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Stroke
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
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
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc
Cervical Hypertrichosis - Peripheral Neuropathy
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spondylitis
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Cervical Sprain
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 Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
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 Instability
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Dislocation
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hematoma
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Kuether received his medical degree from University of Kansas in 1993. He then moved to Portland to begin his internship and residency which he completed in 2000. Dr. Kuether trained for 7 years in Neurosurgery at Oregon Health Sciences Univer...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Or Health Science University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1993
    University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School
    1993

Awards

Dr. Kuether's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kuether

3.5

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
52%
(13)
4 Stars
8%
(2)
3 Stars
4%
(1)
2 Stars
8%
(2)
1 Star
28%
(7)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Kuether's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I wouldn't wish the care from this doctor on my worst enemy.
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I highly recommend Dr Kuether. Dr Kuether and his staff were compassionate and professional. Dr Kuether took a lot of time to explain my condition and how he could help me. The surgery went very well and now I feel great! Thank you Dr. Kuether.
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If you love your family member do not allow them to seek services from Dr. Todd Kuether. Aftercare including medication management was horrible and painful.
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oh my god. The office people are just a horror. Dr. Kuether operated on me and I'm alive, so he's probably a good surgeon. In fact, I thought he was very good. But when I called his office with a question/problem, they were just terrible. Told me what I was calling about couldn't possibly be...Read More
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Dr Kuether was great for urgent serious spinal neurosurgery. His office is used to serious cases, and his technical skills in surgery were much more confident and the results were much better than most other neurosurgeons seem to be.
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Aetna
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Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Net PPO
HealthNet
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Kaiser Permanente
LifeWise
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
ODS Health Plan
PacificSource
Preferred PSN
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Providence Health Plans
Open Option EPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO
Worker's Compensation
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