Dr. Richard Weiner, MD

Dr. Richard Weiner, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Richard Weiner, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1975 and specializes in neurosurgery.

8230 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 220

Dallas, TX 75231

Contact Information

(214) 750-3646

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Weiner'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*

44  Conditions Treated

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

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19  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

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weiner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weiner's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weiner to family and friends
25 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Weiner'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)

Had spinal fusion surgery in late Nov. All back, glute and leg pain is totally gone. Dr Weiner and his entire staff were outstanding. I had an excellent experience from beginning to end. I would advise anyone to use Dr Weiner if you need back surgery. You can rest assured that you are in good...more
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He sent me for an MRI only to take a quick look at it and tell me I had a "sprain." 5 minutes later, I left the office with no progress, a "treatment plan" of ice and heat, and so little information that I scheduled another appointment just to have him look at it closer and tell me in more detail...more
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Wonderful, brilliant doctor! I am now pain free after a triple spinal fusion. Thank you!
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No follow up ! No help !Not informed about a lot of things
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Dr. Weiner performed disc fusion surgery on C-5, C-6, & C-7 in 1996. I have had two two physicians tell me they have never seen anyone who had that surgery, with my range of movement. Dr. Weiner is one of the best if not the best Neurosurgeon in the DFW metroplex. I was on the verge of...more
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