Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD

Neurosurgery •  Male • Age 72
  
Dr. Epstein
Accepting new patients

University of Texas Health Sciences Center Department of Neurosurgery, San Antonio, Texas

7400 Merton Minter St Surgery # 112-D San Antonio, TX 78229

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(210) 617-5300

Dr. Franklin Epstein, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in San Antonio, TX. He is affiliated with University Hospital - University Health System. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Epstein to book an appointment.


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Experience
Background

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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 conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Dystonia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Tremor

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(210) 617-5300

Dr. Epstein accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Elderplan
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Epstein's Reviews

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4.6

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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

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

1986
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1982
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Peter Bent Brigham
Residency Hospital
1974
Peter Bent Brigham
Internship Hospital

Awards

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Locations

University of Texas Health Sciences Center Department of Neurosurgery, San Antonio, Texas

South Texas Veterans Health Care System7400 Merton Minter St Surgery # 112-D San Antonio, TX 78229
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University Hospital - University Health System

San Antonio, TX

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

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