Dr. William Couldwell, MD

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Dr. William Couldwell, MD

Neurosurgery | Male

University Of Utah Neurosurgery 175 Medical Plz, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 Get Directions

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Dr. Couldwell specializes in Neurosurgery and practices in Salt Lake City, UT. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Neurosurgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Neurosurgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Acoustic Neuroma
      • Aneurysm
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Aneurysm
      • Brain Cancer
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
      • Cerebral Hemorrhage
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Chiari's Deformity
      • Craniopharyngioma
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Ear Disorders
      • Epilepsy
      • Fracture
      • Herniated Disc
      • Hydrocephalus
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Low Back Pain
      • Meningiomas
      • Nerve Sheath Tumors
      • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Osteosarcoma
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Pituitary Gland Cancer
      • Scoliosis
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Spina Bifida
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Stroke
      • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
      • Subdural Hemorrhage
      • Thrombosis
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Brain Surgery
      • Carotid Ultrasound
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
      • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
      • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
      • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
      • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
      • Puncture Aspiration
      • Stereotactic Surgery
      • Stereotaxis
      • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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

      Education

      • Medical School
        McGill University / Faculty Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1984

      • Internship Hospital
        La Co-Usc Med Ctr

        Completed in 1985

      • Residency Hospital
        La Co-Usc Med Ctr

        Completed in 1990

      • Fellowship Hospital
        McGill U

        Completed in 1991

        Montreal Neurosurg Inst & Hosp

        Completed in 1990

        Neurosurg Srv Chuv

        Completed in 1991

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Neurosurgery
      • Board certified in Neurosurgery
      • Malpractice claims in Utah not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Couldwell's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Couldwell

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients