Dr. Robert Beatty, MD

Dr. Robert Beatty, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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65 y/o
(34)

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Dr. Robert Beatty, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Beatty'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Beatty "I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient s individual healthcare needs are met."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

65  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Schwannoma
  • Sciatica (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 Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tumor
  • Vascular Disease

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25  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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 Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Peter Brent Brigham
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Children's Hospital/Harvard
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Peter Bent Brigham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Continous Intraoperative Electromyographic Recording During Spinal Surgery, 1995 March
  • Transsynaptic Degeneration in the Human Visual System., 1981 Feb.
  • Blast Trauma in a Child, 1989 March

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Beatty's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Beatty to family and friends
34 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Beatty'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 (18)

Clear and concise explanation of targeted procedure. Calm and professional manner helped put me at ease. Nice office and professional staff help insure confidence in this practice.
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Dr. Beatty gave me his undivided attention during my recent appointment. He made me feel that I was his only patient at that time and spent a lot of time going over my MRI explaining the findings so that I totally understood my condition. Dr. Beatty then discussed my options for care. I strongly...more
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We are so happy to read this positive review. The team at Overland Park Surgical Specialists is filled with many special people, and we know they will appreciate the kind words. We will be sure to pass along!

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too early to rat surgical success, so I will only rate the staff and facility. 785 969 3766 Dan.. A RN, Susan said to me the following and I think that it sums it all up. Her quote. She said to me "When you are here, its a PARTY, and its all about you" she directed that statement to me, I can not...more
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Thank you for taking the time to share your story. We are committed to delivering the quality care patients deserve and are so happy to read about positive experiences. Thank you for sharing!

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I was referred to Dr. Beatty by my regular Doctor. He was great to talk with and had me get some test done. The test showed i had alot of scar tissue that was the result of a surgery on l4-l5 wat back in 1987, He told me exactly what he was going to do and did just what he said he would. I have...more
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Dr. Beatty is a kind, caring, compassionate doctor who listens to you when you discuss your health issues. He is sincere in wanting to help you and is excellent in explaining the procedure that he will perform. He answers all your questions. He has performed two surgeries on me and I truly trust...more
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