Dr. Eric Klineberg, MD

Dr. Eric Klineberg, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Dr. Eric Klineberg, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in neurosurgery.

4860 Y St Ste 3800

Sacramento, CA 95817

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 91% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 88% of peers
Spine Deformities
more than 87% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Klineberg does not have any board certifications listed.

42  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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14  Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Klineberg has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Klineberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Klineberg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Klineberg to family and friends
15 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Klineberg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I am a 70y/o Ironman Triathlon athlete who reached a point that I could not walk 50 yds. Dr. Klineberg and his team of dedicated Dr.s had me back biking, swimming and running in short order. Their skills and caring attitudes were beyond my expectations. Two years out and I am completely back to...more
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Horrible bedside manner...should not be working with such a great organization
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I was referred to Dr. Klineberg because of severe leg pain caused by a pinched nerve and scoliosis. Walking for me was very painful, and I was bent over. I am now fused from T10 to the pelvis. Pain during the recovery was terrible, but it was worth it. Now I can walk for as long as I like with NO...more
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Dr. Klineberg did a MAJOR back surgery on my 81 year old mother. This was a risky surgery, but the pain she was in outweighed the risk. She is now 1-year postop and 1 inch taller. She had screws & rods from T9-pelvis; spinal fusion T9-pelvis; spinal decompression L1,2,3 & 4; cut/realign at T12/L1,...more
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Dr. Klineberg fused four of my spinal vertibrae two years ago when I was 66. Before the surgery, I was unable to stand for more than 5 minutes without looking for a chair to sit in. I couldn't walk 100 yards without having to squat and stretch. Following surgery, I was able to resume golf (in...more
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