Dr. George Martin, MD

Dr. George Martin, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. George Martin, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in El Paso, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1725 Brown St

El Paso, TX 79902

Contact Information

(915) 590-2225

Insurance Accepted

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

127  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adult Brain Tumor
  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Back Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Brainstem Lesions
  • Brainstem Neoplasm
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cavernous Malformation Brain
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Congenital Spine Disorders
  • Cranial Nerve Disorders
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Discitis
  • Dropfoot
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Glioblastoma
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Aneurysms - Multiple Congenital Anomaly
  • Intracranial Germ Cell Tumor
  • Intracranial Hematoma
  • Intracranial Hemorrhage
  • Intracranial Tumor
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nerve Tumors
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Spine Deformities
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pinched Nerve in Neck
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Traumatic Spine Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Work-Related Injuries
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102  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Aneurysm Clipping
  • Aneurysm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Brain Biopsy
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Surgery
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Cranial Neurological Surgery
  • Cranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc surgery
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Disc Replacement
  • Disc Surgery
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Failed Back Surgery Revision
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for AVM
  • Hardware Removal
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Intracranial Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laparoscopic Spine Surgery
  • Leksell Gamma Knife® 4C Radiosurgery
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Minimal Access Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Percutaneous Disc Decompression
  • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Spacer Procedure
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine and Back Procedures
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Neurosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Transphenoidal Surgery
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
  • Vertebroplasty
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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

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University of South Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Martin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Martin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Martin

3.3

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
55.26315789473684%
(21)
4 Stars
2.6315789473684212%
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3 Stars
2.6315789473684212%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
39.473684210526315%
(15)

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Incompetent/dishonest. My mom was referred to him and an oncologist after an MRI revealed a lesion on her brain. He diagnosed her with an infection on the brain, said it would heal, & told her to cancel the oncologist appointment. He stood by that diagnosis for weeks, then said it was a low grade...Read More
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Was recommended by other health care professionals. Great outcome, now I can stand and walk again pain free – got my life back. I was careful to follow post op recovery directives. Would recommend to family and friends. --ken payton
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WARNING! Be very careful with this Dr! He decorticated my husband's lumbar vertebral column from the L1-L5. After experiencing the horror of 2 unsuccessful surgeries, Dr. Martin was rude and didn't want to see my husband anymore. My husband has tried numerous times to contact Dr. Martin but he...Read More
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Super Doctor!!!!! Super Staff!!!!!
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Terrible. Everything was so disorganized and diassapointing. I should have just spent the $150 on pillows to help my back pain. I am still having excruciating pains and all I got for my $150 is for a few hits with a hammer on my knees. All I kept hearing is " tell me about your symptoms and we will...Read More
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