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Dr. Christopher Aho, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery*
4.5 (52)
Map Pin Small Whittier, CA
Accepting new patients
25 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Christopher Aho, MD

Dr. Christopher Aho, MD is a Neurological Spine Surgery Specialist in Whittier, CA. They specialize in Neurological Spine Surgery, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Michigan Medical School and is affiliated with PIH Health Whittier Hospital. Dr. Aho, completed a residency at Los Angeles Cnty-Usc Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Aho an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Aho works at Practice in Whittier, CA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross 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. Aho's Office Locations

  1. 1
    John S. Pierandozzi MD Inc.
    12291 Washington Blvd Ste 102, Whittier, CA 90606 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (562) 698-0679
  2. 2
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    8135 Painter Ave Ste 307, Whittier, CA 90602 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (562) 698-0679

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  • PIH Health Whittier Hospital

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Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
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Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Neck Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Myelopathy
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Surgery
Herniated Disc Surgery
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Aneurysm
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Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
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Bursitis
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Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lupus
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Meningiomas
Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteopenia
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Ruptured Aneurysm
Saccular Aneurysm
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Osteophyte
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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Stroke
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Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Traumatic Hydrocephalus
Upper Back Pain
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Surgery
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    About Dr. Christopher Aho, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurological Spine Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1295775807
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Los Angeles Cnty-Usc Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Michigan Medical School
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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