Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD

NeurologyMaleAge 74

Neurology

Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD is a Neurology Specialist in San Antonio, TX and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 1973. He is affiliated with University Hospital - University Health System. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD

South Texas Veterans Health Care

7400 Merton Minter St San Antonio, TX 78229
Accepting new patients

Accepting new patients

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About Me

Care Philosophy

FACULTY, DEPARTMENT OF NEUROSURGERY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER IN SAN ANTONIO.  

CHIEF OF NEUROSURGERY AT THE AUDIE MURPHY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL IN SAN ANTONIO

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery

Education

1986
VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY / MEDICAL COLLEGE OF VIRGINIA SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Residency Hospital
1986
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1982
Mass Gen Hosp-Harvard Med Sch
Residency Hospital
1982
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1973
New York University School of Medicine
Medical School
1969
MIT
Undergraduate School
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Awards

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What conditions does Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD treat?

Dr. Epstein frequently treats the following conditions: All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Bell's Palsy, and Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma). See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD's office address?

Dr. Epstein's office is located at 7400 Merton Minter St, San Antonio, TX 78229. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Is Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD is affiliated with University Hospital - University Health System.

Is Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD a board-certified professional?

Yes, Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD holds board certifications in Internal Medicine, Neurology, and Neurosurgery.

How much experience does Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD have?

Dr. Epstein has over 49 years of healthcare experience.

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Epstein's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Memory Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Epstein performs Memory Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

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

ImPACT Testing
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Epstein performs ImPACT Testing more than 80% of his peers

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

Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Epstein performs Peripheral Neuropathy Testing more than 80% of his peers

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

Dr. Epstein's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Tumor
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Sudoscan
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tremor

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(210) 617-5300

Dr. Epstein accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Elderplan
First Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Locations

South Texas Veterans Health Care

Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital7400 Merton Minter St San Antonio, TX 78229
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