Dr. Wendy Spangler, MD

Dr. Wendy Spangler, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 48
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Wendy Spangler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

8005 Farnam Dr Ste 305

Omaha, NE 68114

Contact Information

(402) 398-9243

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Maricopa Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Joseph Hospital and Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spangler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spangler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spangler to family and friends
3.4
based on 18 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Spangler's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Lincoln, NE
Dr. Spangler's office needed my med records before they saw me. I released them and asked that they be sent. I got a call saying they had an opening. We drove 50 miles to find out they didn't have my most recent MRI and needed it before we could discuss anything. She would call when she got it....more
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in Omaha, NE
Dr. Spangler and her staff are exceptionally efficient, courteous, kind and professional. They have gone the extra mile in helping me find solutions to a couple of very complex and painful issues I've been having. I highly recommend them to anyone looking for help in this area of medicine. Thank...more
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