Dr. Keith Blum

Neurosurgery
Las Vegas, NV
36 years experience male

Locations

Office

Las Vegas, NV

Address

7271 West Sahara, Suite 100, Las Vegas, NV
Directions

Office

Las Vegas, NV

About

Bio

Specializing in Surgery of Brain and Spine. Adult and Pediatric

Specialties
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Neurosurgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

7 Answers
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Blum
Neurosurgery 36 years experience
Hypermetobolic: A pet scan will show increased metabolic activity or a area of locality that is different from surrounding tissue indicating area concerning for cance... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Blum
Neurosurgery 36 years experience
Could: Cervical spine MRI will show spine more. Mri neck will show more soft tissues in neck and not concentrate on spine.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Blum
Neurosurgery 36 years experience
Could yes: Kyphosis back could cause more strain on neck.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Blum
Neurosurgery 36 years experience
Endoscope: Depending on what nerve compressed. The usual treatment needs to be getting rid of the compression. Some nerves can be decompressed via a minimally in... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Blum
Neurosurgery 36 years experience
See a neurologist: You should see a neurologist and have further testing to include a MRI and mra of the brain. You may need other testing as well. Some neurologists ar... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keith Blum
Neurosurgery 36 years experience
MRI shows more: Ct will show bones better, MRI shows more detail and has no radiation. Contrast also will help show more detail.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Blum
Neurosurgery 36 years experience
Go to doctor : Should go to doctor. May want MRI brain to evaluate further.
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Testimonials
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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Jan 24, 2015
Dr. Blum is an extraordinary neurosurgeon and a kind, caring and compassionate man.
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Blum is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Blum is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thanks for your quick reply!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Graduated 1992MD

Medical/Graduate school

Michigan State University
Graduated 1987MD

Residency

Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Residency

Botsford Hospital

Awards

Top Neurosurgeon , Second Place, Nevada - Summer
2013
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