Dr. Ryan Bergeson, MD

Dr. Ryan Bergeson, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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Dr. Ryan Bergeson, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Harker Heights, TX and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 2003 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.Read his story

800 W Central Texas Expy

Harker Heights, TX 76548

Contact Information

(512) 942-2499

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Bergeson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bergeson "Ryan K. Bergeson, MD, who grew up in Texas since grade school, relocated with his family to the Round Rock/Georgetown area from Kentucky. He attended Texas A&M University where he earned National Merit Scholar and President's Endowed Scholarship honors. He then completed his medical degree at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. During this time, he participated in several studies that allowed him to travel abroad to Hungary and New Zealand. Dr. Bergeson then completed his orthopaedic residency at The University of New Mexico where he was honored with the program's Academic Achievement Award and the Resident Instructor of the Year Award. He completed his fellowship studies in spine surgery with The Leatherman Spine Institute in Louisville, KY. Ryan Bergeson, MD, is Board Certified in orthopedic surgery and specializes in spine surgery, focusing on the evaluation and surgical management of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine. He is experienced in the treatment of fractures, herniated discs, spinal stenosis, idiopathic scoliosis, and degenerative disorders of the spine, using both open and minimally invasive techniques. Bergeson Spine merged with Little River Healthcare in 2014, expanding Dr. Bergeson's well-known orthopedic services to more locations in Central Texas. Dr. Bergeson continues to work closely with dedicated teams of physical therapists who maximize and speed your recovery."
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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

86  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
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23  Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • The Leatherman Spine Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bergeson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bergeson's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bergeson to family and friends
96 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (96)

  • 5
    (85)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Bergeson'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 (23)

Performed and extremely long and difficult 12 hour surgery requiring both a frontal and rear access, removal of old hardware and insertion of all new hardware. Surgery was very successful and took me from a miserable amount of discomfort to being virtually pain free. I would definitely recommend...more
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Dr. Bergeson and his staff took care of me every-time i visited his office. I had very painful back pain when I contacted his office. I had Surgery in January and now I am well on my way to recovery. It was the best decision I made for my health to visit his office.
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Dr Bergeson and his staff have been great. They are caring, concerned and straightforward. Dr Bergeson explained why I had to have my C-3 to C-7 fusion as soon as possible and showed me the x-rays. He explained the procedure and his staff made all the arrangements with my insurance quickly...more
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I had Discectomy surgery in December for a hernia disc. Was reluctant at first to have the surgery but realized this was not going to heal in a timely fashion on its own. Elected for surgery. I am very pleased with the results from Dr. Bergeson surgery. There were no issues during or after the...more
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Dr. Bergeson was very responsive and provided to quality care. Surgery was easy to schedule and was conducted without any problems. I was able to resume normal activities, to include golf with in 4 months. He and his staff are first class and very professional.
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