Dr. Gary Kraus, MD

Dr. Gary Kraus, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
(33)
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Dr. Gary Kraus, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

12121 Richmond Ave Ste 324

Houston, TX 77082

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kraus performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 85% of peers
Herniated Disc
high
more than 80% of peers
Hydrocephalus
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Kraus's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kraus does not have any board certifications listed.

32  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kraus has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kraus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kraus' Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kraus to family and friends
33 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Kraus' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

This guy made me wait 3 hours in the waiting room and when he did see me told me he wasn’t operating because he had an injury. It was a surgery consult. He wanted another MRI (mine was 6 weeks old) and sent me to a place that was able to “work me in.” The imaging center folks told me Dr Kraus has...more
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My mother's appt. was 80 minutes late. At end of our visit, Dr. Krause mentioned he could not do the surgery (medical issue?) and his associate would do it (who has very mixed reviews to say the least). Said my mother needed a CAT scan and would schedule. They never called so 2 days later I called...more
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