Dr. Jean-Louis Caron, MD

Dr. Jean-Louis Caron, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(10)
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Dr. Jean-Louis Caron, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in San Antonio, TX. He is 62 years old.

7940 Floyd Curl Dr Ste 300

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 450-9060

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • 2 More

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Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
more than 87% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
high
more than 88% of peers
Brain Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of Ottawa Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caron has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caron's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caron to family and friends
3.0
based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Caron's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in New Braunfels, TX |
I was referred to Dr. Caron for a muscle biopsy to determine which inflammatory muscular dystrophy I have. There are 3, 2 are treatable and 1 does not respond to treatment. In our consultation he said that he would be taking 4 or 5 samples. 2 days before my surgery he had his office call to...more
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I'm sorry the results of your biopsy were inconclusive. I did everything possible to perform your procedure with care and precision in order to ensure that your specimen sample was uncompromised before it was...more
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in Bulverde, TX |
Dr. Caron is one of the best doctors I have ever had. He explained every procedure I needed and followed up--even long after business hours. He has always been very patient and I have never seen him upset or in anything but a great mood. I would recommend him to any of my friends.
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in San Antonio, Texas |
He seemed to just want to cut my spine to make money. Did not dictate notes of my consult nor cared not of my condition.
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San Antonio, TX |
Did my surgery and went on vacation and I was left with a CSF lumbar drain for 19 days. He didn't communicate with other doctors so I was left possible lifelong migraines.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Caron accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Caron has admitting privileges

Baptist Medical Center
111 Dallas St
San Antonio, TX 78205
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University Health System
4502 Medical Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
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