Dr. John Dickerson, MD

Dr. John Dickerson, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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47 y/o
(46)

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Dr. John Dickerson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Wichita, KS. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Abay Neuroscience Center

3223 N Webb Rd Ste 1

Wichita, KS 67226
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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

Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Dickerson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • 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
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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23  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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

  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dickerson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Wesley Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Cranial Neurosurgery

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Dr. Dickerson's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dickerson to family and friends
46 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Dickerson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

Dr Dickerson explained my surgery very well before surgery,after surgery he just dumps you on a staff that before and after surgery are lacking in Post surgical care there’s little to none. The discharge papers Clearly state to call the office if the incision leaks, I did and was put off and ended...more
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Dr.Dickerson is great he has great bedside manners i believe he truly cares. He has caught things that the radiologist missed. The staff although at his office has poor people skills rude, does not return phone calls very difficult to get to talk to anyone. And i waited way too long to be seen...more
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I had surgery in January. Was never told there could be complications. Back is 4 times worse than it was!! Now my hips and legs hurt and pain down my leg. Never seen Dr after surgery. Finally got an appointment 2 months later and PA just laughed everything off. Have called and left several...more
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To many times patients only leave reviews when things go wrong or results are less then desired. That is not may case they results were nothing less then perfect and I am completely pain free in my lower back and a special thanks to The Spine Center everyone did a great job thank you Dr....more
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Dr Dickerson good surgeon. Good bedside maner. Very good office setting. Very difficult to get in to see in timely manner. Person you must go through for appt. or to speek to Dr has poor people skills. Very hard to communicate through office staff. Just think he is too busy for pts except to...more
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