Dr. Tomoko Tanaka, MD

Dr. Tomoko Tanaka, MD

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Dr. Tomoko Tanaka, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Columbia, MO. She specializes in neurosurgery.

1 Hospital Dr

Columbia, MO 65212

Contact Information

(573) 882-8920

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 7 More

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Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Missouri
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Tanaka's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chiari's Deformity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tanaka treats Chiari's Deformity more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Tanaka treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tanaka treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Tanaka treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tanaka treats Hydrocephalus more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Tanaka treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Dr. Tanaka's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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
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
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
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)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Paracentesis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Tomoko Tanaka, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Columbia, MO. She specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Dr. Tanaka's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tanaka

3.8

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
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1 Star
25%
(3)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Tanaka's Performance
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What People Say About Dr. Tomoko Tanaka, MD
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Dr Tanaka is amazing. She takes time to explain everything. She is so knowledgeable and personable. I felt very confident in her abilities. I was in good hands and that's a great feeling if you're going to have brain surgery.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Enterprise Group
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medico
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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