Dr. Helson Pacheco-Serrant, MD

Dr. Helson Pacheco-Serrant, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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50 y/o
(36)

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Dr. Helson Pacheco-Serrant, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in El Paso, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

Neurosurgical Specialists of El Paso

1700 N Oregon St Ste 660

El Paso, TX 79902
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • El Paso First Health Plan
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Husky Health
  • inHealth

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Top Care Areas

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Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Pacheco-Serrant's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pacheco-Serrant "Dr. Pacheco knew he wanted to become a surgeon at a very young age, but after losing his father to a brain aneurysm at age 16, he knew neurosurgery would become his life's work.Dr. Pacheco attended college and medical school at the University of Puerto Rico and completed his residency there as well. He practiced medicine in Brownsville, Texas before moving to El Paso.Dr. Pacheco's outstanding credentials and personal life experience make him a compassionate and understanding physician. He is committed to excellence in meeting his patient's needs and providing effective care. Dr. Pacheco is dedicated to advancing the science of neurosurgery to new levels and providing his patients with the highest quality of care. His proficiency in both English and Spanish gives him the ability to effectively communicate and interact with the majority of the community."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pacheco-Serrant "Dr. Pacheco's outstanding credentials and personal life experience make him a very compassionate and understanding physician. This has made him one of the finest neurosurgeons in El Paso, Texas and Southern New Mexico. His primary focus is his commitment to excellence in meeting his patient's needs. Like others in his specialty and his profession, he is dedicated to advancing the science of neurosurgery to new levels and in providing patients with the highest quality of care. His proficiency in both English and Spanish gives him the ability to effectively communicate and interact with the majority of the community."

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Pacheco-Serrant does not have any board certifications listed.

101  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Bunion
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Meningiomas
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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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.

2 Board Actions
  • Substandard Care (6/15/2018)
    Action Taken: Physician Monitoring
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records (12/8/2017)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas

Education

  • University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University District Hospital Medical Science Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University District Hospital Medical Science Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Pacheco-Serrant has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Pacheco-Serrant has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pacheco-Serrant's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pacheco-Serrant

3.9

Based on 36 reviews

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1 Star
19.444444444444443%
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Dr. Pacheco damaged my spinal cord and put me in a wheelchair and didn't even care I went to a Rehab Center after surgery and he did not know or care
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The best doctors office I’ve ever visited professional and very well organized I would like to Thank all staff for a great job always courteous and respectful
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I am pleased with everyone in that office the only thing is that the surgery coordinator has not send my authorisation will she send it idont know other then that it's good
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I feel very fortunate to have Dr. Pacheco as my neurosurgeon. His skill and caring have been greatly, appreciated, both before and after I had cervical spinal surgery. Also, his staff is very professional and friendly, always doing what they can to make my visits positive. I have recommend Dr....Read More
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I recommend Dr Pacheco and his staff to all my friends and anyone who is looking for a Neurosurgeon to resolve neurological health issues! Dr Pacheco and his professional staff are top notch in their profession and will give professional and caring treatment.
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