Dr. Eric Amundson, MD

Dr. Eric Amundson, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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46 y/o
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Dr. Eric Amundson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

NewSouth NeuroSpine

2470 Flowood Dr

Jackson, MS 39232
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Myelopathy
very high
more than 95% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% 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*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adult Brain Tumor
  • Aneurysm
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leg Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • 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
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease
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27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Paracentesis
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Vertebroplasty

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Amundson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Amundson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Amundson

4.1

Based on 48 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(36)
4 Stars
2.0833333333333335%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.0833333333333335%
(1)
1 Star
20.833333333333332%
(10)

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The lower back surgery I had,Most people are afraid. But the problems I was having. Trusting GOD first Knowing that HE worked though Dr Amundsen. I was not afraid. Everything went perfectly. I was up walking on time. Had a good report on my first visit back. All is well. Thanks Dr. Amundsen an...Read More
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Sandra Williams in Vicksburg , MS – Aug 17, 2018
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I tried nonsurgical methods and steroid injections for my lower back pain, but none worked very well. My back pain worsened to the point where normal activity was affected and quality of life declined. My regular doctor referred me to Dr Amundson and I am so glad she did. He has a great bedside...Read More
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Brent in Carthage , MS – Aug 04, 2018
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Before I became a patient of Dr. Amundson, I recovered his patients after surgery. When I had to have my surgery, it was an easy choice who would take care of me. He is one of the best physicians I have had the privilege of working with and received care from. He is compassionate, kind and cares...Read More
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Jim Henry in FLORENCE – Aug 03, 2018
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Therapy has irritated my problem. Can't work now
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karl in MS – Aug 03, 2018
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Amazing doctor and staff
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Shannon Watson in Greenwood , MS – Aug 03, 2018
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