Dr. Edward Duckworth, MD

Dr. Edward Duckworth, MD

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Age 46
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Dr. Edward Duckworth, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in neurosurgery, endovascular surgical neuroradiology, and more.

190 E Bannock St Fl 10

Boise, ID 83712

Contact Information

(208) 381-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Duckworth's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cranial Trauma
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Duckworth treats Cranial Trauma more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Duckworth treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Duckworth performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Duckworth performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Brain Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Duckworth performs Brain Surgery more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Duckworth performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Duckworth's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Stroke Intervention
Aneurysm
Aneurysm Clipping
Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Angioma
Arteriovenous Malformation
Bone Cancer
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Infection
Brain Lesion
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brainstem Lesions
Brainstem Neoplasm
Broken Neck
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Cavernous Fistula
Cavernous Hemangioma
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
Deep Brain Stimulation
Ear Disorders
Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
Epilepsy
Fracture
Glioblastoma
Glioma
Glomus Tympanicum Tumor
Glomus Vagale Tumor
Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
Hydrocephalus
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Ischemia
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microsurgical Procedure
Microvascular Decompression
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Osteosarcoma
Pituitary Surgery
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Skull Base Surgery
Skull Base Tumor
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

My passion is the treatment of complex complex cranial (and certain spine) disorders. Knowledge and experience from extensive fellowship training, in addition to all of the latest technology and medical science is used in the treatment of these di...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology

Board Certifications

Education

2014
Semmes-Murphey Clinic-Endovascular Neurosurgery
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Northwestern University Department Of Neurosurgery-Cerebrovascular and Cranial Base Neurosurgery
Fellowship Hospital
2006
University Of South Florida Department Of Neurosurgery
Residency Hospital
2005
University Of South Florida-Master's Degree In Neuroscience
2000
University Of South Florida Departments Of Surgery, Neurosurgery, and Neurology
Internship Hospital
1999
University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
Medical School
1995
University Of Florida
Undergraduate School
2014
2007
2006
2005
2000
1999
1995

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Dr. Duckworth's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Duckworth

4.4

Based on 19 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Duckworth and team saved my wife’s life after she expirienced a brain anuirsm. What more needs to be said. Forever grateful!
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I am so grateful for Dr.Duckworth. He is like a modernized Einstein. He takes his time and listens to what you have to say, I looks at the whole picture instead of just what scans and test results show. I am not a textbook case, yet he did not give up on me. He was very conservative when it came to...Read More
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He was extremely late to each appointment. Did not listen, did not care what I had to say. Terrible bed side manner. No compassion whatsoever. I would travel to Salt Lake to not go to his office again.
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The Treasure Valley is quite lucky to have someone such as Dr. Duckworth here. We no longer have to leave the area to have these types of surgical procedures. Dr. Duckworth is highly knowledgeable and skilled. He also is kind and caring and listens and answers questions. His RNs and NPs are also...Read More
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We will be forever thankful for the skills and care of Dr. Duckworth after my husband suffered a ruptured brain aneurysm in Jan 2018. His entire team was wonderful. They were gracious in each step of the process taking time to answer question and explain what was next. I'm happy to report that my...Read More
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