Dr. Herschel Beker, MD

Dr. Herschel Beker, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Herschel Beker, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Roswell, GA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and spinal cord injury medicine.Read his story

1285 Hembree Rd Ste 200A

Roswell, GA 30076

Contact Information

(770) 475-2710

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Beker performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Beker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Beker "No two patients are alike and it is important to treat each patient individually. I will take the time to understand what your problem is and design a treatment plan that meets your needs.I will take as much time as required to answer all of your questions that you may have. I am the team physician for Roswell High School and I enjoy every Friday night that I am able to be on the field. There is nothing more rewarding than getting an athlete back on the field or returning a patient to what it is they love to do.Thank you for selecting Resurgens Orthopaedics and myself as partners in your healthcare."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Beker "Our mission is to provide excellent, patient-focused and comprehensive musculoskeletal care to the Atlanta community and surrounding areas."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

83  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • 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
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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30  Procedures

  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Emory University Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Emory University Affiliated Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Beker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Beker's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Beker to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Beker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I have seen others in the practice and will definitely stick with them. I agree with the other comments above. IF he were the best orthopedic surgeon in Atlanta , I would choose the second best with a better bedside manner.
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I have had many back issues and dealt with many doctors, but this was one of the absolute worst experiences! He was condescending, unempathetic, and wouldn't give me the correct prescription. I went to see Dr. Jeffery Grossman the next day (yesterday) and I am almost 100% back to normal in less...more
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We have seen Dr. Becker several times and are patients at Resurgens. We have a 16 year old son with chronic back pain and we saw Dr. Beker. He was very rude and condescending. Very poor manners. We left there not even really understanding what was going on after we spent several thousands of...more
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Dr. Becker was without a doubt the rudest doctor I have ever seen. He was dismissive and condescending. He interrupted and cut me off mid question and was unwilling to hear or answer my questions. He was unaware of my pain or meds, apparently never even glanced at my file before entering the room....more
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He's condescending and arrogant! States other specialists, he doesn't even know, as inept and wrong! Orthopedist don't tend to be warm types anyway but he's rude! Worst - according to him - he's the only Doctor that's right! It's no wonder he has so many openings every day. I wouldn't take my dog...more
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