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Dr. Brian Curtis, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.1 (13)
Map Pin Small Joplin, MO
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Brian Curtis, MD

Dr. Brian Curtis, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Joplin, MO. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Tufts University and is affiliated with Freeman Hospital West and Freeman Neosho Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Curtis an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Curtis works at Practice in Joplin, MO. They frequently treat conditions like Cervical Stenosis, Intervertebral Disc Disease and Herniated Disc along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Curtis' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Healthsouth Rehab Center
    1905 W 32nd St Ste 403, Joplin, MO 64804 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 347-7200
  2. 2
    Freeman Health System
    932 E 34th St, Joplin, MO 64804 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 347-2200
  3. 3
    Freeman Health System
    1102 W 32nd St, Joplin, MO 64804 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 347-1111

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Freeman Hospital West
  • Freeman Neosho Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Cervical Stenosis
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Treatment frequency



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Cervical Stenosis
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Degenerative Disc Disease
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Spinal Stenosis
Upper Back Pain
Back Pain
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Epilepsy
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Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelomalacia
Myelopathy
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Herniated Disc Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chordoma
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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Dural Tear
Hypothalamus Cancer
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pineal Region Tumors
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tarlov Cyst
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Vertebral Column Tumors
Whiplash
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Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Skull Base Surgery
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Trigeminal Nerve Block
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    About Dr. Brian Curtis, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1700810876
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Tufts University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Brian Curtis, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Curtis is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Curtis has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Curtis has seen patients for Cervical Stenosis, Intervertebral Disc Disease and Herniated Disc, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Curtis on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    13 patients have reviewed Dr. Curtis. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Curtis.

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