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Dr. Francesca Tekula, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Female · Age 48

Dr. Tekula

Dr. Francesca Tekula, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Anderson, IN and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Tekula's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tekula treats Low Back Pain more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Tekula treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Spine Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tekula treats Spine Disorders more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Tekula treats this condition more than 85% of her 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
Spinal Stenosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tekula treats Spinal Stenosis more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Tekula treats this condition more than 83% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Tekula's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Surgery

About Me

Biography

"As a board-certified Neurosurgeon, I enjoy the opportunity to help my patients lead active lives. I specialize in back, neck and spine, utilizing the most advanced and state-of-the-art techniques. My interest stemmed from studying the nervous system...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Indiana University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1997
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School
1997

Awards

Dr. Tekula's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tekula

3.7

Based on 23 reviews

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DrTekula has always been up front I would recommend her to anyone always very please with the outcome I had 1 back surgery and I am very happy of the outcome
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I've had 2 lumbar surgeries by Dr. Tekula and am facing a third one. I never even considered any one else. I'm a health professional and have recommended her to family and friends. Her knowledge, with her skills and bedside manner, you will be hard pressed to find comparable care.
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Not at all impressed. She did not pay attention to my original complaints and her dictations are not in line with what I told her. I am a medical healthcare professional. She seemed to be resentful and intimidated that I had an opinion of what I wanted and did not want from her suggested care and...Read More
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I feel dr tekula is honest with you and she has done two back surgeries on me and i would not have any other doctor . She is great at what she does.
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My mother recently received care from Dr. Tekula for back pain. Dr. Tekula was very thorough and I appreciated her communication skills and personal approach. Thank you!
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Locations

Central Indiana Orthopedics

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Central Indiana Orthopedics

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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