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Dr. Oliver Kesterson III, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Kesterson III

Dr. Oliver Kesterson III, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1981 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(817) 339-3981

Dr. Kesterson III accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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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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Dr. Kesterson III's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kesterson III treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kesterson III treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kesterson III treats Low Back Pain more than 93% of his peers

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kesterson III treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 89% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Kesterson III'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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Oliver Kesterson III, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1981 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Parkland Health and Hospital System
Residency Hospital
Parkland Health and Hospital System
Internship Hospital
1981
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Medical School
1981

Awards

Dr. Kesterson III's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kesterson III

3.7

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Kesterson has the bedside manner of a mule, but he knows his stuff and he knows what will help you and what will waste your time and his for him to try to do to help you! He and his staff will do everything they can to help you, but they won't listen to YOUR opinions of what you want done if...Read More
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