DoctorHelps

Dr. James Alvis



Neurosurgery     -  Oklahoma,  Norman


 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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 Conditions

  • Acute Urinary Retention
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Descemet's Stripping With Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK)
  • Dog Allergy
  • Elbow Or Upper Arm Arthritis
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Eosinophilia Myalgia Syndrome
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Food Additives
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Sulphite
  • Food Additive Allergy
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Food Allergy - Carp
  • Functional Hemispherectomy
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Generalized Pustular Psoriasis
  • Glaucoma - Sleep Apnea
  • Helminthosporium Fungus Allergy
  • Hemofiltration
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Hypothermia
  • Infertility Surgery
  • IV Sedation
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint X-Ray
  • Lattice Corneal Dystrophy, Type 1
  • Lumbar Epidural Nerve Block
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Management of Mechanical Ventilator
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Miscarriages
  • Mood Changes
  • Multiple Sclerosis Therapy
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Mycobacterial Infections
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Ovarian Insufficiency Due to FSH Resistance
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pediatric Chronic Infection
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Radiation Proctitis
  • Recurring Pneumonia
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sinus Node Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Stress Test
  • Surgical Mesh Removal
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator (tPA)
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 Procedures

  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Back Pain
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stroke
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigger Point Injection
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 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery
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 Years Since Graduation

  • 22
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 State License

  • Oklahoma
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 Spoken Languages

  • Russian
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 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Fellowship Hospital


University Of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Year completed: 1995

Medical School


University Of South Alabama College Of Medicine

Mobile, AL, United States

Graduated: 1988

Internship Hospital


Carraway Meth Med Center

Birmingham, AL, USA

Year completed: 1989

Residency Hospital


Eastern Va Grad School Med

Norfolk, VA, USA

Year completed: 1994

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 Awards

1   AMA
2   CNS
3   AANS
4   Okla State MA
5   So Neur S
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 Ratings

Rates are not present.
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 Reviews

Reviews are not present.
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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Norman Neurosurgical PC

2412 Palmer Circle
Oklahoma (OK)
Norman,
73069

 Phone: (405) 321-6347
Office Volume:    10 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • No
* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.
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 Map & Directions

 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • AMA
  • CNS
  • AANS
  • Okla State MA
  • So Neur S

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 Affiliated Hospitals


The right hospital is as important as the right doctor
Community Hospital photo
Community Hospital

901 Macarthur Boulevard Indiana IN, Munster, 46321

Norman Regional Hospital photo
Norman Regional Hospital

901 North Porter Street Oklahoma OK, Norman, 73071


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  • Janet Fletcher is very thorough and takes the time to listen and answer your questions.
    12 October 2016, 04:35
  • As someone else said in a review : google his cases in court and news in the newspaper and you can find out by yourself who the gentleman is . You can actually read his dialogues, his words . After I did I can not recommend him .
    11 October 2016, 06:24
  • I seen Him after my accident and he helped me get my Therapy Dog Certified. His office is nice and the Doc is cool. 5 Star.
    11 October 2016, 02:35