Dr. Amber Gordon, MD

Dr. Amber Gordon, MD

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Dr. Amber Gordon, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Univ Of Al Sch Of Med in 2008 and 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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Top Care Areas

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Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 96% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Gordon does not have any board certifications listed.

45  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • 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
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13  Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action
  • Wrong-site surgery (12/11/2017)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida

Education

  • Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Gordon has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Gordon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gordon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gordon

3.5

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
61.53846153846154%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
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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Miller in AL – Aug 23, 2018
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If I could give less stars I would.
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Mobile, AL – May 21, 2018
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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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Karen Thompson in Pensacola, FL – Dec 08, 2017
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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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Milton, FL – Mar 09, 2017
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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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Pensacola Fl – Feb 11, 2017
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