Dr. David Beck, MD

Dr. David Beck, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. David Beck, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Mason City, IA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Iowa College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1010 4th St SW Ste 105

Mason City, IA 50401

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dr. Beck's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Beck performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Beck performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Beck performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Beck performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Beck treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Beck treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Beck's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • 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
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Beck, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Mason City, IA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Iowa College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Iowa Hosps and Clinics
Residency Hospital
1978
University Of Iowa College Of Medicine
Medical School
1978

Awards

Dr. Beck's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Beck

3.9

Based on 21 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. David Beck, MD
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I would highly recommend Dr Beck. I appreciate a no nonsense attitude direct and forthright ...which he is. Over the years I've needed multiple back surgeries.....and very grateful someone of his caliber is in Mason City IA.
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I have had several lower spine surgeries over a six year span with Dr. Beck. He has always been pleasant and easy to talk to. He listens to and answers all your questions. His staff is always friendly and courteous and eager to help. I would recommend him to anyone! He cares about his patients...Read More
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This doctor knows precisely what he is going to do to repair your spine. I have had several other neurosurgeons & lumbar surgeries in my life & there simply is NO comparing Dr. David Beck's technique, expertise & knowledge to ANY other surgeon. He is better than anyone at the U of I Hospitals &...Read More
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Dr Beck saved my life and treated me and my family with the utmost respect and dignity. I will never forget his kindness when I got a bit afraid before surgery. He accepted my call and took the time to reassure me. I amso grateful that people like Dr Beck exist! Thank you!
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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