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Dr. Kornelis Poelstra, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery*
4.7 (132)
Map Pin Small Las Vegas, NV
Accepting new patients
27 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Kornelis Poelstra, MD

Dr. Kornelis Poelstra, MD is an Orthopedic Spine Surgeon in Las Vegas, NV. They specialize in Orthopedic Spine Surgery, has 27 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from University of Groningen and is affiliated with Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center. Dr. Poelstra, completed a residency at University of Virginia. Patients rated Dr. Poelstra an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Poelstra works at Nevada Spine Clinic - Allegiant Spine Institute in Las Vegas, NV. They frequently treat conditions like Spine Deformities 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. Poelstra's Office Locations

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    Nevada Spine Clinic - Allegiant Spine Institute
    7140 Smoke Ranch Rd Ste 150, Las Vegas, NV 89128 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (702) 320-8111

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  • Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center

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Spinal Cord Decompression
Herniated Disc Surgery
Spine Deformities
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Sciatica
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Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Spinal Fusion
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Back Pain
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Joint Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Osteophyte
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Upper Back Pain
Cervical Spinal Fusion
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ataxia
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Avascular Necrosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Abscess
Broken Neck
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Cancer
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chondrocalcinosis
Chordoma
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Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Difficulty With Walking
Dural Tear
Epilepsy
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Femoral Neck Fracture
Femur Fracture
Fracture
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Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
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Hip Fracture
Hip Sprain
Hip Tendinitis
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Knee Fracture
Limb Pain
Lumbar Spinal Cord Injury
Lupus
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Miner's Knee
Myelomalacia
Neck Muscle Strain
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Pathologic Fracture
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Pinched Nerve in Back
Polyneuropathy
Pseudoarthrosis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Runner's Knee
Sacral Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Secondary Malignancies
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spina Bifida
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Stress Fracture
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Thoracolumbar Radiculopathy
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vertebral Fracture
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Arthrocentesis
Brain Surgery
Cervical Microdiscectomy
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Decompression
Disc Replacement
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Endoscopic Spine Surgery
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Fracture Care
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Laminoforaminotomy
Laminoplasty
Laminotomy
Lumbar Fusion
Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
Lumbar Laminectomy
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Lumbar Sympathetic Block
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Percutaneous Kyphoplasty
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Periacetabular Osteotomy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Robotic Assisted Procedure
Scoliosis Surgery
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Steroid Injection
Sympathetic Nerve Block
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Wound Repair
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    4.7
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    Based on 132 ratings
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    1 Star
    (8)
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 27 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Dutch and German
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    NPI Number
    • 1467496828
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • The Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Virginia
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Virginia
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Groningen
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Kornelis Poelstra, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Poelstra is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Poelstra works at Nevada Spine Clinic - Allegiant Spine Institute in Las Vegas, NV. View the full address on Dr. Poelstra’s profile.

    Dr. Poelstra has seen patients for Spine Deformities, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Poelstra on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    132 patients have reviewed Dr. Poelstra. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Poelstra.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Poelstra, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Poelstra appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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