Dr. Amy Heimberger, MD

Dr. Amy Heimberger, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Amy Heimberger, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1515 Holcombe Blvd

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 792-6161

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
more than 48% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
more than 45% of peers
more than 43% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

20  Conditions Treated

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.


  • University Of Missouri
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Duke University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Duke University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons Young Clinical Investigator Award, 2003
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons Preuss Award, 2000
Media & Publications

Dr. Heimberger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Amy Heimberger, MD
i i have glioblastoma..have traveled half the world getting second opinions on my condition.meeting dr. heimberger changed all that.i now found a doctor i can fully trust my life too.her knowledge answered all my concerns i can now be sure thank god
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panagiota in NY – Sep 19, 2018
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This place is great for the tumors and she has done the surgery and recurrence tumor. I will let Dr Heimberger to do anything for the family. I miss you and I love you so don’t forget me. Thank you and thank goodness that I belong to you and nobody else will be.
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Emigdio Sandoval jr in Las Vegas Nv 89002 – Jan 12, 2018
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She was so caring and explained in detail what was happening with my husband. He had metastic melenoma. She continued to care and explain everything to both of us. She never lost focus of the patient and quality of life. My daughter's best friend (in her forties) is now a patient of Dr. H as if...Read More
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Jeanne Keyes ( my husband Rollin was the patient) in Houston. TX – Jan 27, 2016
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