Dr. Bret Errington, MD

Dr. Bret Errington, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Bret Errington, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Amarillo, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

7120 SW 9th Ave

Amarillo, TX 79106

Contact Information

(806) 463-2251

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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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • 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
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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20  Procedures

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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Hospital S Tx Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tx Med School San Antonio
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Errington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Errington's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Errington

3.9

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
27.272727272727273%
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Dr. Errington is very caring and sincere. I couldn't have chosen a better surgeon and doctor to do my back surgery. He is also conservative. He found that he didn't need to do as an extensive procedure as he thought when he first reviewed my MRI. I highly recommend him!
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Amarillo, TX – Sep 05, 2017
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I loved how perfectional he was to explain everything but also the concern he showed.
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Juanita Ellis in Clarendon texas – Jun 27, 2017
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His bedside manner is the worst, he is rude, he will not admit when he has caused you further problems. The post MRI clearly states "surgical damage to never root area" and this a..hole act like it was my fault that I am hurting worse then before surgery!!! I would never recommend this guy to...Read More
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BS in Amarillo, TX – May 22, 2017
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