Dr. Scott Shepard, MD

Dr. Scott Shepard, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Scott Shepard, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6400 Fannin St Ste 2150

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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8  Procedures

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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Cornell U/Ny Hosp/Cornell Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Ca
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Mem Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shepard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shepard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shepard

4.0

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
70%
(7)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
10%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
20%
(2)

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What People Say About Dr. Scott Shepard, MD
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Dr. Shepard and I met when he saved my life in Memorial Herman. He cured me from Chemical meningitis, Hydrocephalus, and a CSF fluid infection. If it wasn't for him I would not be sitting here writing this review. His bed side manner is on point and even at my post opp appointment he listened to me...Read More
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