Dr. David Cech, MD

Dr. David Cech, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. David Cech, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.

6560 Fannin St Ste 900

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cech performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Cech's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

4  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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17  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

  • Pennsylvania State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Med College Va
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cech has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cech's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cech to family and friends
27 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Cech's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

He is awesome. Was so good at explaining to my wife and I what was happening and what all the mri's meant. Especially, explained options and in language we could understand.
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Dr. Cech performed a spinal lamenectomy on me on September 11, 2002 and I have been and am still feeling and moving great. I am about to arrange an appointment for my wife who is having shoulder issues between her c-6 & c-7 disc. I am certain that if it's possible Dr. Cech can make her pain free as...more
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The most amazing Dr EVER! Don't expect Dr.C to be on time or explain things in detail. But trust Dr C knows what he's doing & has YOUR BEST INTEREST, NOT his pocket book, as his primary concern. He is the BEST doctor! He may not explain things well & his primary concerns are surgery & trauma...more
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did not follow up with me after my mri showed a L5-S1 herniation. called multiple times never got a call back. very poor customer service. finally referred me to another doctor after multiple times to try and contact him
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Dr. Cech diagnosed and treated both me and my wife. Dr. Cech is the neurosurgeons neurosurgeon. The Dr. is in our and many other peoples opinion the best. He gave us back our quality of life. Make sure you have all the necessary scans and such before you see him. Methodist Hospital is great too.
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