Dr. Eric Goebel, MD

Dr. Eric Goebel, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Eric Goebel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Owensboro, KY and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from In Univ Sch Of Med in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2200 E Parrish Ave Bldg D

Owensboro, KY 42303

Contact Information

(270) 688-1770

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Goebel'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Goebel does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • 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 Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
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15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • In Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University Of Kentucky Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Kentucky Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of Evansville Phyicsl Therapy
    Other Education | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Goebel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Goebel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goebel's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goebel to family and friends
22 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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

Dr. Goebel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

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...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 &...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...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...more
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