Dr. Erin Biro, MD

Dr. Erin Biro, MD

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Neurosurgery  |  
Female  |  
37 y/o
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Dr. Erin Biro, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. She is 37 years old and has been practicing for 6 years.

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 89% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 87% of peers
Hydrocephalus
high
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Biro "Dr. Erin Biro is the first female adult neurosurgery attending within Ochsner as well as the New Orleans area. Her surgical expertise includes minimally invasive techniques for spinal decompression and fusion, microsurgical, minimal access, and endoscopic techniques for cranial and skull base pathologies, and deep brain stimulation for movement disorders. Dr. Biro earned her medical degree from The State University of New York Upstate Medical University. She completed her neurosurgical residency at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, NY. A native of New York, she is proud to join the nationally ranked Department of Neurosurgery at Ochsner Health System."
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Biro does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • 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
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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 Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • State University of New York Upstate Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Mt. Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Mt. Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Biro has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Biro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Biro does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Biro and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Ochsner Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Biro is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Biro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Biro to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)

Ochsner Health System

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3.9
based on 38 total reviews (5 with comments)
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Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Biro'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

JARREAU |
I have been seeing Dr Biro since September 2016 for Cervical disc herniation. She is the sweetest person. She is very attentive to my needs and is very patient. She listens to you and takes your feelings into consideration. She will be performing surgery on me in 2 weeks for 2 level disc...more
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in Houma, LA |
I didn't know what to expect mtg w/ Dr Biro for the first time. But, she carefully reviewed my medical records, asked clearifying questions, performed a couple of physical tests & made a recommendation. I found Dr Biro to be extremely professional along with a nice sense of compassion.
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in New Orleans, La. |
I could not have had a better experience.
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Dr. Biro accepts 25 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
    Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Galaxy Health Network
    Galaxy Health Network PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Health Payors Organization
    Health Payors Organization PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • National Healthcare Alliance
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
    PPO Plus PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Provider Networks of America
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization

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Hospitals where Dr. Biro has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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