Dr. Scott Schlesinger, MD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Scott Schlesinger, MD

Neurosurgery | Male

Arkansas Neurosurgery Clinic 5800 W 10th St Ste 205, Little Rock, AR 72204 Get Directions

Learn about this Doctor

My goal with every patient is to determine the least invasive treatment, non-surgical or surgical, that will deliver my patients...
Read More

Dr. Schlesinger's Experience

97Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Schlesinger's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

52
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

24
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Schlesinger

Dr. Schlesinger accepts 25 insurance carriers

View all insurance carriers

25 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

/* /.overlay-container */}

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality

Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Schlesinger has admitting privileges.

Hospital Quality Awards

×

Reviewing Dr. Schlesinger

Dr. Schlesinger's Review Details
4.5 based on 249 responses
Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (248)
  • Helpfulness
     (248)
  • Staff
     (242)
  • Scheduling
     (247)
Experience with Dr. Schlesinger
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (248)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (248)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (247)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (245)
Dr. Schlesinger's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (247)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (246)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (242)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (213)
Open Full Survey+
Conway, AR |
NOPE! No you cannot get a prompt appointment! Having a cervical spine emergency and told NO,wait 3 weeks! Very poorly handled by his staff! I won't ever know if this Dr is good or not because of the ridiculousness of staff!
Have you seen Dr. Schlesinger?
Are you Dr. Schlesinger? Post a response on your personalized profile.
×

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Schlesinger's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Neurosurgery

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Ulnar Nerve Injuries
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Fluroscopically-Guided Spinal Injection
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Medication Management
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Physical Therapy
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Rhizotomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Vertebroplasty

Background Check

  • n/a
    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

  • 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 School
    University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences College Of Medicine, Uams, University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences

    Graduated in 1986

  • Internship Hospital
    Parkland Hospital

    Completed in 1987

  • Residency Hospital
    Parkland Hospital

    Completed in 1992

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Centre Hospitalier

    Completed in 1992

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Arkansas

    Graduated in 1982

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    What is a recognized doctor
  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Schlesinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Affiliations

Dr. Schlesinger does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Schlesinger and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

×

Dr. Schlesinger's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • Malpractice claims in Arkansas not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
×

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

×

Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Schlesinger

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Schlesinger's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Schlesinger

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
×

Dr. Schlesinger's Care Philosophy

My goal with every patient is to determine the least invasive treatment, non-surgical or surgical, that will deliver my patients the greatest benefits.