Dr. George Cravens, MD

Dr. George Cravens, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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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)
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 81% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 77% of peers
Spondylosis
normal
more than 62% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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14  Procedures

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cravens has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cravens' Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cravens to family and friends
26 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Cravens' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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...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...more
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