Dr. Rob Dickerman, DO

Dr. Rob Dickerman, DO

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Rob Dickerman, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Univ Of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine, University Of North Texas Health Science Center At Fort Worth in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

6130 W Parker Rd # 1-502

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(972) 238-0512

Insurance Accepted

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

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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. Dickerman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dickerman treats Low Back Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Dickerman treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dickerman treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Dickerman treats this condition more than 96% 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
Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dickerman treats Spinal Stenosis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Dickerman treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Dickerman's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
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
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neurological Diseases
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Percutaneous Aspiration for Spinal Cord Cyst or Syrinx
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

'Treat others as you would want to be treated'

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2004
    Texas Back Institute
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2002
    National Institute Of Health/U.S. Dept. Of Health and Human Services
    Fellowship Hospital
    2002
  • 1998
    University Of N. Texas Health Science Center/ Osteopathic Medical Center Of Texas
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1998
    Univ Of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine, University Of North Texas Health Science Center At Fort Worth
    Medical School
    1998
  • 1997
    Albert Einstein College Of Medicine/Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1992
    Texas Wesleyan University
    Undergraduate School
    1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Medtronic Sofamor Danek Research Award, 2002
  • Sigma Sigma Phi Honor Society Medical School, 1994-1998
  • Robert Irwin Literary Award, 2002
  • Chancellors Award UNTHSC, 1998
  • UpJohn Research Achievement Award, 1995-1996
  • Albert Einstein-LIJ Research Award, 2001-2002
  • Mayo Clinic Acedemic Scholarship, 1997
  • American College of Osteopathic Surgeons National Achievement Award, 2002, 2004
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Science and Engineering, 1998
  • Dallas Top Doctors Award, 2005-2009
  • Competetive Stipend Awarded, 1995-1996
  • Glaxo-Wellcome Fellowship, 1995-1996
  • Southern Medical Association Fellowship, 1996-1997
  • American College of Surgeons (ACOS) Research Award, 2001

Dr. Dickerman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dickerman

3.5

Based on 66 reviews

5 Stars
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(39)
4 Stars
3.0303030303030303%
(2)
3 Stars
1.5151515151515151%
(1)
2 Stars
1.5151515151515151%
(1)
1 Star
34.84848484848485%
(23)

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Nothing but Professional! Hats off to Dr. ROB Dickerman, Nurse Practitioner Jennifer Gerk and all of the staff. They were inspirational in my choice to quit smoking after 50 years. Surgery was a breeze and least painful of all over the last 62 years. THANKS TO ALL OF YOU !
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Dr Rob Dickerman is the best! He fixed my L-S spine.I went to three other doctors and had a few other surgeries and still was not better. He found the real problem with my bone movement of L-5 pressing on all the nerves.He fixed it without doing a total fusion. I am forever grateful that I have...Read More
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I have been seeing Dr. Dickerman for just over a year. I found him through insurance, and throughout numerous medical magazines. Last August he performed a Lumbar Microdiscectomy at L5/S1. It relieved my S1 radiculopathy, and it got back to being a full-time firefighter. He did very well on the...Read More
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This doctor is a flat out liar. He talks you up when you first visit but trying to get him to do anything to help you is like pulling teeth, at first visit he acted like he’s was very intrested, everything was done like he asked 3 months later (after finally getting in) acts like a jerk and sends...Read More
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I would highly recommend Dr Dickerman. He gave me back injections which allowed me to play golf pain free for the first time in over 3 years. His staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. I am very grateful.
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