Dr. Richard Weiner, MD

Dr. Richard Weiner, MD

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

4708 Alliance Blvd Ste 645

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(214) 750-3646

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

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. Weiner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Weiner treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Weiner treats this condition more than 87% 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
Spine Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Weiner treats Spine Disorders more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Weiner treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spondylolisthesis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Weiner treats Spondylolisthesis more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Weiner treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis

Dr. Weiner's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
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
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

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

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Weiner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Weiner

4.3

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
17.857142857142858%
(5)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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This was my second surgery performed by Dr. Weiner. The first was fusion of the C5/C6. The most recent was herniated disc in the L3/4. Both surgeries were successful. Dr. Weiner is a gifted surgeon. His office staff were extremely helpful as well. Bottom line, Dr. Weiner is my “go to” neurosurgeon....Read More
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After being brushed off by another neurosurgeon and basically stating my condition as nothing. Dr. Weiner reviewed my case and made it priority for me to be seen. He explained my issues very clearly and after 2 consultations he scheduled me for prompt surgery. His staff is always friendly and...Read More
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Spinal surgery is very scary. The task to find the best neurosurgeon was daunting. So many TV commercials and Ads Its crazy to really trust. We decided to trust former patient reviews which led us to Dr Weiner. Dr Weiner, his staff were excellent from the first visit to the last. Dr Weiner is...Read More
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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...Read 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...Read More
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