Dr. George Cravens, MD

Dr. George Cravens, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. George Cravens, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Ut Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1980 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1000 Houston St Ste 200

Fort Worth, TX 76102

Contact Information

(817) 336-0551

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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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. Cravens' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cravens treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Cravens treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Broken Neck
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cravens treats Broken Neck more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Cravens treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cravens treats Hydrocephalus more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Cravens treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Dr. Cravens' conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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
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
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. George Cravens, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Ut Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1980 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Louisiana State University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Louisiana State University
    Residency Hospital
  • Louisiana State University
    Internship Hospital
  • 1980
    Ut Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School
    1980
  • University Of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Cravens' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cravens

3.1

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
48.148148148148145%
(13)
4 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
3 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
2 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
1 Star
40.74074074074074%
(11)

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Dr Cravens did my initial surgery anterior cervical disc fusion 12 years ago. Recently found out my hardware broke in my neck. The neurosurgeon that I was referred to by my neurologist found it by X-Ray and was quick to want to do surgery. Stated he would have to go through the front and the back...Read More
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I had a head injury and went to JPS for my surgery. I then came to CND for my follow ups. Dr Cravens has been kind and compassionate with me. He has taken time to thourghly explain to me what happened during surgery and any symptoms that I have been experiencing. His staff is awesome and thank...Read More
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I was diagnosed with a brain tumor, luckily I was referred to Dr Cravens by my pcp. After my brain surgery I found out that it was not cancer. He was able to remove the tumor and so far I don't have any issues.
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Dr. Cravens new office is right in the heart of downtown Fort Worth in the historic Flatiron building. There was valet parking, which made getting in and out easy. Dr. Cravens has over 25 years of experience, and he really knew what he was talking about. He was a pretty nice guy and very open to...Read More
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Assurant Health
AvMed
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice Test
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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