Dr. Eric Wolfson, MD

Dr. Eric Wolfson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Eric Wolfson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gulfport, MS and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1340 Broad Ave Ste 440

Gulfport, MS 39501

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Wolfson'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

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Vascular Disease
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14  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wolfson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wolfson's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wolfson to family and friends
59 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (21)

Dr. Wolfson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

I can not thank Dr. Wolfson and his staff enough for relieving all my lower back pain. It's hard to believe I could walk out of the hospital 30hrs after a double lumbar fusion and be off the all medication. When it comes to having back surgery there are plenty of horrible stories out there. Mine...more
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I like dr wolfson. I heard different things about him. Like no bedside manner etc. I did not see that in him. His pa and nurse are great. I highly recommend him. He did surgery on my back. Very successful.
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Dr. Wolfson performed a double cervical discectomy and fusion on me July1, 2016. As of today I am doing great. I continue to be a patient of Dr. Wolfson due to multiple other spinal issues. Dr. Wolfson and his staff were amazing through the whole process and continue to be. If I could say neck...more
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DR. WOLFSON IS A WONDERFUL PHYSICIAN AND WAS VERY THOROUGH IN EXPLAINING ALL TREATMENT OPTIONS. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND HIM AS A DOCTOR.
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Very caring doctor who listen to all my problems regardless of his schedule.
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