Dr. Oliver Kesterson III, MD

Dr. Oliver Kesterson III, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Oliver Kesterson III, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Biloxi, MS and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1981 and specializes in neurosurgery.

14213 Cook Rd Bldg A

Biloxi, MS 39532

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 91% of peers
Cranial Trauma
more than 84% of peers
more than 83% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease


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17  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Parkland Health and Hospital System
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Parkland Health and Hospital System
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kesterson III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kesterson III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kesterson III to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kesterson III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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...more
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