Dr. David Ostrow, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 77

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Methodist Brain and Spine Institute
Cedar Hill / Desoto
950 E Belt Line Rd
Cedar Hill, TX 75104
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    Dr. Ostrow's Experience

    Dr. Ostrow's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Brain Surgery
    • Brain Tumor Surgery
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Craniotomy
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Microdiscectomy
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Neurosurgical Procedures
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spinal Tumor Surgery
    • Spine Surgery
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    • Back Pain
    • Brain Tumor
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Herniated Disc
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Neck Pain
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
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    Background Check for Dr. Ostrow

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Graduated in 1964

    Internship Hospital

    Hartford Hospital
    Complete in 1964

    Residency Hospital

    Hartford Hospital
    Complete in 1966

    Fellowship Hospital

    Yale University
    Complete in 1979

    Undergraduate Schools

    Washington and Jefferson College
    Graduated in 1969
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ostrow & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
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    3.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ostrow to family and friends

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Dr. Ostrow's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Ostrow

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

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    Is Dr. Ostrow accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • American Republic
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • HAP Insurance
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Methodist Brain and Spine Institute
    Cedar Hill / Desoto
    950 E Belt Line Rd
    Cedar Hill, TX 75104
    (214) 948-2076 (Office)
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