Dr. Mark Erasmus, MD

Dr. Mark Erasmus, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Mark Erasmus, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

201 Cedar St SE Ste 5630

Albuquerque, NM 87106

Contact Information

(505) 563-6399

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Erasmus' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erasmus treats Herniated Disc more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Erasmus treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erasmus treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Erasmus treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erasmus treats Meningiomas more than 89% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma

Dr. Erasmus' conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
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
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mark Erasmus, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • E Va Med Sch
    Residency Hospital
  • E Va Med Sch
    Internship Hospital
  • 1977
    Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1977

Awards

Dr. Erasmus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Erasmus

2.8

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
42.5531914893617%
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4 Stars
4.25531914893617%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
53.191489361702125%
(25)

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Dr. Erasmus' Performance
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Dr. Erasmus seems to be the go to doctor for insurance denials. His bedside manner is much to be desired. If you want your medical needs actually addressed, steer clear of this doc.
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Went to Dr. Erasmus for chronic back pain, I had a herniated disc w/ leg pain and numb foot. They scheduled me for a microdiscectomy but NEVER told me it wouldn’t resolve the back pain. Surgery didn’t help the worst part ans was informed AFTER surgery it isn’t intended to help pain. On top of that...Read More
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Excellent doctor and surgeon. He takes the time to outline exactly what your condition is and how he plans to fix it.
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I went from near paralysis to hiking several hours a day. Dr Erasmus did an amazing job with perfect alignment of my back. I'm thrilled to have my life back!
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Great experience with Dr. Erasmus. He has a passion for the work he does. If he knows that he can help you, he will go above and beyond to fix your spine via bone fusion or artificial disc. I like Dr. Erasmus. He doesn't waste time in his consoltation and gets right to the point. I like that. He is...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Presbyterian Hospital

Albuquerque, NM

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