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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Top Care Areas

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Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Meningiomas
high
more than 89% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease
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11  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Erasmus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Erasmus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Erasmus

2.8

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
42.5531914893617%
(20)
4 Stars
4.25531914893617%
(2)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
53.191489361702125%
(25)

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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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Kara Moore in Albuquerque , NM – Jun 07, 2018
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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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Ang in Albuqueruqe, NM – Apr 04, 2018
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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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Feb 15, 2018
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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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El Prado, NM – May 29, 2017
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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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Teri in Albuquerque, NM – May 08, 2017
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