Dr. Eric Pierson, MD

Dr. Eric Pierson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
(11)
Save
Dr. Eric Pierson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lincoln, NE and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2222 S 16th St Ste 305B

Lincoln, NE 68502

Contact Information

(402) 488-3002

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Pierson's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Pierson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pierson treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Pierson treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pierson treats Low Back Pain more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Pierson treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pierson performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 85% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy

Dr. Pierson's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
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
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Eric Pierson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lincoln, NE and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1978
    Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Residency Hospital
    1978
  • 1974
    University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Internship Hospital
    1974
  • 1973
    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School
    1973

Awards

Dr. Pierson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pierson

3.5

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
54.54545454545455%
(6)
4 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
36.36363636363637%
(4)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Pierson?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Pierson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Eric Pierson, MD
RecentMost Helpful
Reply
Dr Pierson did my neck surgery for me & I was very, very pleased with the outcome!!! I was a bit worried as it was my 2nd neck surgery but everything went great & he even got my 2nd scar lined up with my 1st one. So it looks like I've only had 1 surgery instead of 2. Everything has healed nicely &...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Eric Pierson, MD?
Reply
He did a great job saving my husband's life with surgery. Staff are kind & his PA was caring and concerned. Dr. Pierson or his PA came to check on my husband everyday while he was in the hospital for 2 weeks.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Eric Pierson, MD?
Reply
Dr. Pierson did surgery on my fathers back and on my back, both with great results. He is very kind and has great bed side manor: He also repositioned my ulner nerve. My hand was numb and two fingers also did not operate correctly. That procedure had an out a 50/50 chance of complete success. My...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option4
thumbs down icon option1
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Eric Pierson, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Pierson?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Pierson treats patients.

Learn more

Compare Neurosurgeons

More providers who are similar to Dr. Pierson

Show All Neurosurgeons