Dr. Eugene Giddens, MD

Dr. Eugene Giddens, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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61 y/o
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Dr. Eugene Giddens, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.Read his story

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Dr. Giddens' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Subdural Hemorrhage
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Giddens treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Giddens treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Broken Neck
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Giddens treats Broken Neck more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Giddens treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Giddens treats Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Giddens treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Giddens' conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
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
Disc Replacement
Disc Surgery
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kyphoplasty
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteoporosis
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Percutaneous Aspiration for Spinal Cord Cyst or Syrinx
Percutaneous Disc Decompression
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

We provide treatment options for brain and spine disorders using the latest in state of the art technology and minimally invasive procedures. Conditions treated include spinal disorders; lumbar and cervical stenosis, lumbar and cervical herniations, ...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Med University Sc College Of Med
Residency Hospital
1989
Medical University of South Carolina
Internship Hospital
1989
Medical University of South Carolina
Medical School
1979
Clemson University
Undergraduate School
1995
1989
1989
1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Giddens' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Giddens

3.9

Based on 67 reviews

5 Stars
71.64179104477611%
(48)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
1.492537313432836%
(1)
2 Stars
1.492537313432836%
(1)
1 Star
25.37313432835821%
(17)

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I was in extreme pain & was not able to walk in addition was in bed 14 days & was extremely weak and atrophy was closing in quickly. Went to ER Grand Strand they reffered me to Dr.Giddens Neurosurgeon. Wife wheeled me in on wheelchair he viewed my MRI explained my options on Friday was admitted to...Read More
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Dr. Giddens is the best! I wouldn’t go to anyone else. My husband broke his neck and back in a motorcycle wreck. Dr. Giddens saved his life. I have scoliosis. I was in so much pain. Dr. Giddens fixed me with cervical and lower lumbar fusions. Our daughter had a successful discectomy by Dr...Read More
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Made 2 trips without being appraised by office; first visit need current MRI, second visit, needed to bring disc. This we were not told in advance. Dr. Made brief appearance was actually quite arrogant and very dismissive of my issues because I also have COPD and age 68. No exam, no discussion of...Read More
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Very good doctor. He did excellent work on me. Very professional and patient friendly.
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Dr Giddens is a soft spoken no nonsense man. He has done three surgeries on me and I have always be confident that he would do what was best for me. I wouldn’t have anyone else work on my back.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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