Dr. Herbert Fuchs, MD

Dr. Herbert Fuchs, MD

Pediatric Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Herbert Fuchs, MD is a pediatric neurosurgery specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in pediatric neurosurgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.

2301 Erwin Rd

Durham, NC 27705

Contact Information

(919) 684-5013

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Fuchs' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chiari's Deformity
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fuchs treats Chiari's Deformity more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Fuchs treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric
Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fuchs treats Brain Disorders more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Fuchs treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fuchs treats Hydrocephalus more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Fuchs treats this condition more than 61% 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. Fuchs' conditions and procedures:

Arthritis of the Elbow
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Neck Pain
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Elbow Injuries
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Foot Conditions
Gait Abnormality
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Limb Cramp
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Shoulder Disorders
Spina Bifida
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Tuberous Sclerosis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Duke Childrens offers the full spectrum of services for children and pediatric neurosurgery is very strong here. I have an excellent group of people working with me and we really strive to take excellent care of these children and their families. We ...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Children's Meml Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Duke University
Internship Hospital
1992
Children's Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1991
Duke University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1984
Duke University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1992
1991
1984

Awards

Dr. Fuchs' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fuchs

4.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
16.666666666666668%
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Dr. Fuchs has performed two of my surgeries. He truly cares about his patients.
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Humana
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