Dr. Louis Whitworth, MD

Dr. Louis Whitworth, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Louis Whitworth, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Tulane U, School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5303 Harry Hines Blvd Fl 108

Dallas, TX 75390

Contact Information

(214) 645-2225

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Whitworth's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitworth treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Whitworth treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitworth treats Spondylosis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Whitworth treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Spinal Cord Stimulation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitworth performs Spinal Cord Stimulation more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Whitworth performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Whitworth's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
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
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Louis Whitworth, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Tulane U, School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2003
    University Of Oregon/Health Sciences University, Portland
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1997
    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis
    Internship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    Tulane U, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1996

Awards

Dr. Whitworth's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whitworth

3.5

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
54.54545454545455%
(6)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
9.090909090909092%
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2 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(1)
1 Star
27.272727272727273%
(3)

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I would not ever recommend Whitworth to anyone I love or care about. I had a horrific experience at the hands of this man. He performed surgery on me a day or so prior to the incident. What he said impacted me so much that It still haunts me today. I could not even think of about it for...Read More
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Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice Test
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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