Dr. Eric Potts, MD

Dr. Eric Potts, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Eric Potts, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

8333 Naab Rd Ste 250

Indianapolis, IN 46260

Contact Information

(317) 396-1300

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Dr. Potts' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Potts treats Myelopathy more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Potts treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Potts performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Potts performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Potts treats Spine Disorders more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Potts treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Potts' 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 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
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Hematoma
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 Block, Somatic
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 Stimulation
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
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Care Philosophy

The mission of Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine is to be the leader in advancing the health of adults and children with neurosurgical disorders by providing comprehensive, compassionate and superior care in a state-of-the-art environment of healing, teaching and discovery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Indiana University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1995

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Potts' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Potts

4.2

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(18)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(4)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Potts' Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Upon reading John T’s review I must speak! John (oh, by the way, name is John as well) must live in the perfect world. If any professional were late for an appointment, perhaps they gave of their time to a previous patient in order to be professional. I had fusion surgery in 2010. Dr. Potts was...Read More
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This wonderful doctor and his staff literally gave me my life back. I was first diagnosed with spondylolisthesis at age 20 and 46 years later decided to consult with him about what could be done to help. I had a bad limp, sciatica, constant pain, bursitis in my hip from the limp, etc. Walking had...Read More
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Dr. Potts and his staff are fantastic. I had surgery but before he would do the surgery he wanted me to quit smoking which would give me a better outcome with healing. I quit smoking and am so glad I did! Not only was he taking care of my cervical spine but he was concerned about my overall...Read More
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I had been diagnosed with severe spinal stenosis. I had discussed my situation with 2 other surgeons in Florida and I had developed a state of confusion and disappointment. After talking with Dr Potts I regained my confidence and hope. He performed the complex procedure on 6/2/2016 by correcting...Read More
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Would never recommend this doctor to anyone!!!!!!Went for a second opinion very dissatisfied with Dr Eric Potts!!!!!! Went to this doctor for a second opinion regarding my spinal cord .Appointment at 11:30 had to arrive 30 minutes before appoint time ,he never came in the room until 12:25 , did not...Read More
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