Dr. Amber Gordon, MD

Dr. Amber Gordon, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Dr. Amber Gordon, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Birmingham, AL. She specializes in neurosurgery.

619 19th St S

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Background Check

1 board action Found
  • Wrong-site surgery (12/11/2017)View details
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Dr. Gordon's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gordon treats Spondylosis more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Gordon treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gordon treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Gordon treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gordon treats Spine Disorders more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Gordon treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Gordon's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Amber Gordon, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Birmingham, AL. She specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Dr. Gordon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gordon

3.5

Based on 13 reviews

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2 Stars
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1 Star
30.76923076923077%
(4)

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Her report to pain management doctor was incorrect. My pain area was right side, her report showed left side!!!!! Will not recommend to anyone.
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If I could give less stars I would.
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She recommended the precise course of treatment for me when others told me to come back in two weeks. Eventually I was flown by medical jet to Birmingham for my required emergency surgery. This is while she was in practice in Pensacola Florida.
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I would not use Dr. Gordon again and I do not recommend her to others that have similar conditions. In my opinion her arrogance gets in the way of her providing substantive medical care.
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I was recently treated by Dr. Gordon upon on semi-urgent referral. She was incredibly patient and genuine in her assessment and concerns. I ultimately had surgery the very next morning, and got relief of several symptoms I was dealing with. Her bedside manner is superb, and the entire staff has...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO