Dr. Michael Dennis, MD

Dr. Michael Dennis, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Michael Dennis, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1975 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.Read his story

9150 Huebner Rd Ste 290

San Antonio, TX 78240

Contact Information

(210) 614-6452

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 97% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Dennis' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dennis "Bilingual Born in San Antonio, Texas Board certified Baylor Medical School Fellowship Texas Tech University Low back pain Leon Wiltse Spine Fellowship Long Beach, California"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dennis "Best practice and great patient care is my priority. I have a full clinical staff with the best bedside manners and compassion for my patients. Unless it's an emergency, I typically recommend surgery as the last option for treatment and usually after all conservative care treatment has been exhausted"

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

36  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Fracture
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8  Procedures

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery

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

  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Baylor
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Baylor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Wiltse Spine Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Tex Tech University School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dennis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dennis' Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dennis to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Dennis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Very courteous and professional doctor. Identified my condition and immediately presented me with the surgery option for my best treatment. Dr. Dennis thoroughly explained my condition and causes of pain. He fully answered all questions and made sure I understood everything clearly. His entire...more
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Dr Dennis has done two major back surgeries on my husband in the past year and both were very successful. He is an excellent doctor that takes the time to explain completely all procedures needed. Our whole family is very impressed with him as a doctor and highly recommend him. He didn't do my...more
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So glad you're doing well. Feel free to call me if the need should arise

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The surgery he performed failed. I have been left in excruciating pain for three years.
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