Dr. Alfonso Aldama, MD

Dr. Alfonso Aldama, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Alfonso Aldama, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Baylor Coll Of Med in 1974 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6560 Fannin St Ste 1200

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Aldama performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 82% of peers
Spondylosis
normal
more than 68% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
normal
more than 54% of peers

Dr. Aldama's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Vascular Disease

3  Procedures

  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Baylor Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • St Lukes Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Baylor College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Aldama has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aldama's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aldama to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Aldama's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I cannot possibly give enough credit to Dr. Aldama for the amazing difference he made in my life. I was stricken with an acute spinal injury and was in tremendous pain. I saw him for my initial exam unable to walk and four days later I left Methodist Hospital after he performed my surgery . I was...more
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This man and his staff are amazing. Very professional, kind, and most of all has a bed side manner that is the best. He and the professionals that were chosen to work with us in the care of my husband were superb. Most of all he gave us two and a half years more that we would not have had. I trust...more
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Dr. Aldama was my doctor back in 1981 or 82. When I was a little girl in the 1st grade I was hit by a car. And I sustained a head injury and he was one of my surgeons that took care of me. They had said with the head injury I had that I wouldn't never be the same,but now I'm 41 and I'm doing...more
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