Dr. Debra Steele, MD

Dr. Debra Steele, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Debra Steele, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Richland, WA and has been practicing for 13 years. She specializes in neurosurgery.

1100 Goethals Dr Ste B

Richland, WA 99352

Contact Information

(509) 942-3080

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)

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Dr. Steele's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steele treats Brain Disorders more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Steele treats this condition more than 83% of her peers

Broken Neck
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steele treats Broken Neck more than 75% of her peers

Dr. Steele treats this condition more than 75% of her peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steele treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 73% of her peers

Dr. Steele treats this condition more than 73% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Steele's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
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 Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Debra Steele, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Richland, WA and has been practicing for 13 years. She specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2005
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2004

Awards

Dr. Steele's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Steele

3.9

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Had cervical fusion which failed. Had the surgery redone at another hospital with different surgeon. Surgeon that redid surgery said two of the four screws had heads stripped out and one of the other four had threads stripped out. Second surgery had successful fusion.
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Dr Steele is a straight forward and extremely thorough. She did a craniotomy on me. She did an amazing job. Even was thoughtful to shave as little hair as possible! No one could believe how little she shaved! She is so good at taking the time to explain every detail and really give you answers to...Read More
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Dr Debra Steele is a no-nonsense, professional Doctor. She explained the problem I had and fixed it with surgery, which was 100% successful. Dr. Steele showed me the results of her surgery on follow up visits from X-Rays. I appreciate her straight forward manner and professionalism.
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Very professional and caring and expert in her field. Had neck surgery , She made me feel very comfortable during the whole process. The outcome at 5 months out is very good.
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