Dr. Wendell Lake, MD

NeurosurgeryMale

Dr. Lake
Accepting new patients

Madison Office

750 University Row # H4 Madison, WI 53705

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(608) 263-6400

Dr. Wendell Lake, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Madison, WI and has over 7 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Lake has more experience with Cranial Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin / Eau Claire medical school in 2014. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Beloit Memorial Hospital and Unitypoint Health Meriter. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lake to book an appointment.

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Lake is affiliated with Unitypoint Health Meriter Madison, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Lake

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Lake treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Lake treats other conditions, please contact the office at (608) 263-6400.

Cranial Neurosurgery

Cranial neurosurgeons perform surgical procedures that involve opening or passing through the skull to treat conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord, and nervous system.Compare with other Cranial Neurosurgery specialists.

Dr. Lake treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Lake
Similar Providers
Brain Surgery
Neurostimulator Implantation
Deep Brain Stimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Pediatric neurosurgeons perform surgical procedures to treat diseases and conditions of the brain and spinal cord in children and teenagers under age 18.Compare with other Pediatric Neurosurgery specialists.

Dr. Lake treats at a

very high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Lake
Similar Providers
Hydrocephalus
Chiari's Deformity
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Check Dr. Lake's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Lake's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulator Implantation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Reconstruction for Craniosynos
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stereotaxis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

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Dr. Lake accepts

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Dr. Lake accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-WI PPO
Balanced Blue Preferred-WI POS
Blue Access Network (Wisconsin) PPO
Blue Access w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI PPO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-WI POS
Blue Preferred Network-WI
Blue Preferred Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Preferred Plus-WI POS
Blue Priority (Select Network)-WI
Blue Priority Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Priority WI Network-WI
Blue Traditional Network-WI
Bronze Blue Access-WI PPO
Bronze Blue Preferred-WI POS
Bronze Blue Priority-WI POS
Gold Blue Access-WI PPO
Gold Blue Preferred-WI POS
Gold Blue Priority-WI POS
Lumenos plans - Blue Access-WI
Lumenos plans - Blue Preferred-WI
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum Blue Access-WI PPO
Platinum Blue Preferred-WI POS
Platinum Blue Priority-WI POS
Silver Blue Access-WI PPO
Silver Blue Preferred-WI POS
Silver Blue Priority-WI POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Wendell Lake, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Madison, WI and has over 7 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Lake has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2014
University Of Wisconsin / Eau Claire
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Wendell Lake, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Wendell Lake, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Lake frequently treats Cranial Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery. See all practice areas where Dr. Lake specializes.

Where is Dr. Wendell Lake, MD's office located?

Dr. Lake's office is located at 750 University Row # H4, Madison, WI 53705. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Wendell Lake, MD offer telehealth services?

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Locations

Madison Office

UW Health750 University Row # H4 Madison, WI 53705
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Lake is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Beloit Memorial Hospital

Beloit, WI

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

Unitypoint Health Meriter

Madison, WI

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received

UW Health University Hospital

Madison, WI

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received