Dr. Jan Eckermann, MD

Dr. Jan Eckermann, MD

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Dr. Jan Eckermann, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2323 16th St Ste 407

Bakersfield, CA 93301

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Eckermann's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eckermann treats Low Back Pain more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Eckermann treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Spondylosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eckermann treats Spondylosis more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Eckermann treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eckermann treats Spine Disorders more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Eckermann treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Eckermann's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
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
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
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
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jan Eckermann, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Loma Linda Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital
  • Weill Cornell Ny Presby Hosp/Meml Slaon Kettering
    Internship Hospital
  • 2004
    Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    2004

Languages

  • German
  • English

Dr. Eckermann's Reviews

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1 Star
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I was a patient of Dr eckerman in 2014. Spinal cord Stimulator surgery. I'm going paralyzed. Fighting to get it removed. I suffered from a hematoma in recovery, and since, the Stimulator leads we're put in wrong location, battery too close to spine, and sits off back. You can see a huge lump. I...Read More
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He worked flawlessly putting in a spinal cord stimulator. The surgery took around 2 hours. Recovery about 6 weeks. During the 6 weeks you could not B L T = bend lift or twist. I am a Marine corps veteran too. Semper Fi.
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Very personable and caring. It took a while to see him for appointment. Surgery went well and I am much better because of him.
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