Dr. Harold Hamilton, MD

Dr. Harold Hamilton, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Harold Hamilton, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Waco, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

205 Woodhew Dr Ste 200

Waco, TX 76712

Contact Information

(254) 776-9775

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Hamilton's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hamilton performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hamilton performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hamilton treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hamilton treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hamilton treats Spinal Stenosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hamilton treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Hamilton's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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
Carotid Ultrasound
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
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Harold Hamilton, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Waco, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

La State University Program
Residency Hospital
U/Ca San Francisco Program
Internship Hospital
1990
Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School
1990

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Mandarin
  • English

Awards

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hamilton

4.6

Based on 119 reviews

5 Stars
87.39495798319328%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
10.084033613445378%
(12)

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My multi-level lumbar fusion with instrumentation was 6 months ago. I no longer have the excruciating pain in my calves that I had prior to surgery. Dr. Hamilton gave me my quality of life back and I am deeply appreciative of him for that!
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I would recommend Dr. Hamilton not only to my family and friends, but also to anyone who has some form of back or neck problem. He has operated on me twice and both surgeries have recovered perfectly. The hurt and disability that I had for years is gone and my life has been completely changed.
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You will look far and wide to find a better skilled Surgeon than Dr. Hamilton. After 20 years of dealing with lower back pain, and one previous surgery, I got referred to Dr. Hamilton. After jumping through Insurance Co. hoops (taking spinal injections) Dr. Hamilton did spinal fusion surgery. At...Read More
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Dr. Hamilton is a blessing. He has given me a new back and the ability to walk and use my hands without pain. He is very patient and takes time to answer any questions. I would highly recommend him.
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Before I seen Dr Hamilton I saw two neurologist. I don't believe either looked at my MRI. I got referred to Dr Hamilton and he walked through the door talking and went through my MRI step by step. if I hadn't seen him I may have been paralyzed today. Another was seeing me in the hospital after a...Read More
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Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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