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Dr. Ernesto Botero, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 70

Dr. Botero

Dr. Ernesto Botero, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Greensboro, NC and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Med U Cartagena, Cartagena in 1972 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(336) 272-4578

Dr. Botero accepts the following insurance:

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Botero's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Botero treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Botero treats this condition more than 92% 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
Neuroplasty
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Botero performs Neuroplasty more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Botero performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Botero performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Botero performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Botero's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • 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
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • 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
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ernesto Botero, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Greensboro, NC and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Med U Cartagena, Cartagena in 1972 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1984
University Of Maryland Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1982
U Zurich
Fellowship Hospital
1979
S Baltimore Genl Hosp
Residency Hospital
1977
Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Jewish Hospital
Internship Hospital
1972
Med U Cartagena, Cartagena
Medical School
1984
1982
1979
1977
1976
1972

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Botero's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Botero

3.8

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
65.21739130434783%
(15)
4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
1 Star
26.08695652173913%
(6)

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Just saying thank you Dr. Botero My 80 year old Mother says thank you to, because she says no mother should lose her child before her self. God Bless
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Dr botero, nurses all the staff the best. The
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Great neurosurgeon. Has done two lumbar and two cervical surgeries on me. Would highly recommend him. Has done lumbar on my husband and cervical on my son and daughter. Would not want to go to anyone else for these problems.
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