Dr. Melissa Macias, MD

Dr. Melissa Macias, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 50
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Melissa Macias, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Corpus Christi, TX. She is 50 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

1227 3rd St

Corpus Christi, TX 78404

Contact Information

(361) 883-4323

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 95% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 91% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Macias does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

1 Sanction
  • Multiple Categories (4/19/2017)
    Action Taken: License Restricted
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Wisconsin
1 Board Action
  • Disciplinary action in another state (7/31/2017)
    Action Taken: License Placed on Inactive Status
    Summary: Macias, Melissa Yvonne MD: License # 036131646: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has a sister-state discipline from Wisconsin based on unprofessional conduct. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation placed the physician's license on Permanent INACTIVE Status.
    State: Illinois

Education

  • Med Coll Of Wi
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Macias has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Macias has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Macias' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Macias to family and friends
3.8
based on 18 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Macias' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Burlington, WI |
On 03/30/2015 , Dr. Macias operated on me . I had all but1 herniated disc's in my upper back . This was an emergency situation. Three days prior I had woke up with a "stiff neck" or so I thought. I had waited 3 days before finally going to my local hospital & only then I went as the pain had...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Macias accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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