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Front Range Center for Brain and Spine joins Banner Health

When it comes to your body, you’re in charge. Say goodbye to back, neck, arm and leg pain.

Front Range Center for Brain and Spine Surgery will now be operating as an independent contractor with Banner Medical Group. We are regionally recognized as one of the premier providers of surgery for the spine.

The team at Front Range Center for Brain & Spine Surgery is dedicated to providing exceptional care while maintaining an environment of trust and honesty. Our expert physicians specialize in spine surgery, offering comprehensive care throughout northern Colorado, western Nebraska, Wyoming and western Kansas.

Our team of physicians include:

  • Timothy Wirt, MD 
  • Donn Turner, MD 
  • Douglas Beard, MD

Over the last 35+ years, we have positioned ourselves as regional experts in the non-surgical and surgical treatment of problems concerning the spine and peripheral nerves. Our physicians are experienced in all aspects of spine surgery, addressing everything from broken vertebrae to spinal stenosis. When surgery is necessary, we use the most advanced technology and strive for the least invasive surgery options.

Our goal is to provide customized treatment plans, shorten hospital stay and speed up recovery after surgery. At Front Range Center for Brain & Spine Surgery, we have built a reputation for excellence by helping patients regain their normal lifestyle as quickly as possible through innovative and practical approaches.

Symptoms and conditions treated at Front Range Center for Brain & Spine Surgery include, but are not limited to:

  • Arthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Back and Low Back Pain
  • Bone Spurs
  • Bulging Disc
  • Compression Fractures
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Herniation
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Failed Back Surgeries
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pinched Nerves
  • Prolapsed Disc
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sciatica
  • Slipped Disc
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylosis

Our surgeons operate at the following locations:

Banner Health Center 
4700 Lady Moon Drive
Fort Collins, CO 80525

Front Range Center For Brain & Spine Surgery
4108 Laramie Street
Cheyenne, WY 82001

Front Range Center For Brain & Spine Surgery – Outpatient Clinic
**This is not a Banner Health location
910-20th Street
Gothenburg, NE 69138

If you would like to make an appointment with our skilled physicians, please call (970) 493-1292.

Need to access medical records?

Effective July 1, 2022 we have retained Cariend, a medical records custodian, to manage the records for the next 10 years. Cariend is not a medical provider and does not handle billing or referrals for the closed practice.

Requestors should be prepared to complete the Records Release Authorization Form and provide a copy of government-issued photo ID, as required by the HIPAA laws. The fastest way to process requests for copies of medical records is to visit Cariend’s website and submit your contact information at the link below – you will then be sent an email with instructions to securely upload your authorization form and ID. Submit your contact information here:

If you do not have access to a computer or internet, Cariend can be reached by phone at (404) 991-7080 – please note the HIPAA laws do not allow medical records to be released based on a phone or email request.

If you prefer to mail your completed Authorization Form and Government-issued Photo ID:
Cariend ROI
PO Box 1866
Thomasville, GA 31799-1866