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Dr. Eric Goebel, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 45

Dr. Goebel

Dr. Eric Goebel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Owensboro, KY and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from In Univ Sch Of Med in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Goebel accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Dr. Goebel's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goebel treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Goebel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goebel treats Spinal Stenosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Goebel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Goebel's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • 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
  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • 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)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

Biography

Dr. Eric Goebel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Owensboro, KY and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from In Univ Sch Of Med in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

2011
University Of Kentucky Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2006
University Of Kentucky Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2005
In Univ Sch Of Med
Medical School
1997
University Of Evansville Phyicsl Therapy
2011
2006
2005
1997

Dr. Goebel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Goebel

4.5

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Went to Dr Goebel for a second opinion for lumbar surgery with severe spinal stenosis L3-L4 area. After looking over my MRI and he recommended surgery because of numbness and foot drop. He explained and answer all my questions and concerns. I decided Dr Goebel would do my surgery and it was a...Read More
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Dr. Goebel is an Awesome doctor very personable , caring and thorough in diagnosing and treating your issues . I would highly recommend .
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I was extremely nervous about having major back surgery but two weeks after the procedure, I couldn't be happier with choosing Dr Goebel. He was thorough, professional & patient with my questions. He walked me the procedure both before & after the surgery. His staff is equally knowledgeable &...Read More
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Dr. Goebel was called in for emergency surgery for my at the the time 8 year old. He performed surgery on his head and into his skull. He made us feel very comfortable and at ease with this procedure saying it would only last about 20 mins or so. It did and he saved my kiddo. Would highly recommend...Read More
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Dr. Goebel, in my opinion, is the very BEST!! He explained everything in understandable details what was wrong with my spine! He'd performed the surgery and my results are outstanding. He is a very kind, caring doctor with outstanding beside and office manner. He took plenty of time with me and...Read More
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