Dr. Rebecca Stachniak, MD

Dr. Rebecca Stachniak, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
(47)
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Dr. Rebecca Stachniak, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Plano, TX. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio and specializes in neurosurgery.

3060 Communications Pkwy Ste 201

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(972) 943-9779

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Herniated Disc
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Stachniak's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

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

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28  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stachniak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stachniak's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stachniak to family and friends
47 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (39)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Stachniak's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I saw Dr.Stachniak to review some brain scans. The radiologist had reported a nearly normal scan. However, Dr.Stachniak looked at the images and right away knew it was not right. She immediately had me do a special scan at the hospital. Sure enough, the results came back that I had majorly clotted...more
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Left me with a Spinal Cord Injury from Neck surgery. Never did she EVER take responsibility for her poor surgical skills. Be careful her and her office do not accurately document your care in their office. Found this out 2 years later. Do Not Use this physician.
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Dr. Stachniak implanted a Medtronic stimulator to reduce my wife's pain in her arms and hands. (S)he didn't get the electrodes placed correctly and decided to do a revision which resulted in damage to my wife's spinal cord and left her with quadraparesis. DON'T LET THIS HACK NEAR YOU. All (s)he...more
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She answered all our questions. Very compassionate and caring, listened to our concerns. I have been an RN over 11 years and my husband, who rarely can get into the doctor, was beyond impressed. The staff was extremely friendly as well.
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Dr. Stachniak is a good surgeon. However, I have had migraines since my surgery. Her answer was that I would just have to live with it until the bone grew and fused in my neck. This could take from 6 months to 18 months. I requested she not use a synthetic material when doing my cervical fusion,...more
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