Dr. Sergiy Nesterenko, MD

Dr. Sergiy Nesterenko, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. Sergiy Nesterenko, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy, Ukraine in 2002 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, interventional spine medicine, and more.Read his story

2412 50th St

Lubbock, TX 79412

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 16 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
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Nesterenko's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nesterenko "Dr. Nesterenko is a fellowship trained board certified orthopaedic spine surgeon with additional neurosurgical training. This background helps him differentiate pain originating at the level of spine from other sources, like bones or joints. He treats broad spectrum of spine pathologies with emphasis on surgical treatment of degenerative conditions. He always tries to utilize the least invasive management options for the spine-related problems."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nesterenko "Here at the Grace Spine Center we strive to provide personalized and comprehensive care for your back- or neck-related problem with the least invasive methods. "

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Lordosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Spondylosis Cervical Without Myelopathy
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertebral Fracture

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51  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neurostimulation
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Vertebroplasty
  • XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure

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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

  • Dnipropetrovsk Medical Lyceum
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy, Ukraine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Mechnikov Hospital, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Johns Hopkins Hosp Johns Hopkins University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Johns Hopkins Hosp Johns Hopkins University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Mayo Medical School
    Other Education | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nesterenko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Ukrainian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nesterenko's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nesterenko to family and friends
52 total reviews (28 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (52)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Nesterenko'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 (28)

There was never a time after my first meeting with Dr. Nesterenko that I didn't have hope. His confidence was more than enough to know I found the right Orthopedic Surgeon. I was definitely lost and felt as if my life and professional career were no longer something I could manage and the pain had...more
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Dr. Nesterenko took the time to explain to my family and me what he needed to do during my surgery. He answered a LOT questions which makes you and your family feel better about the surgery. He is a wonderful surgeon and we are lucky to have Dr. Nesterenko in Lubbock
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I would like to Thank you from the bottom of my heart, Dr. Daphne Oreilly-Flores, Dr. Miles Day, and Dr Sergiy Nesterenko. I had a microdiscectomy L4-L5-S1 procedure roughly a month ago. I was unable to walk and needed assistance. Once I woke up after the surgery I could walk once again with hardly...more
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Dr.Nesterenko did my surgery and skin graft on Sept. 6th, 2017. Immediately after surgery, I was pain free. I had been in pain for years. I can't say enough about Dr. Nesterenko and his staff. Thank you Dr. Nesterenko for your compassion and expertise.. this surgery was from C2-T2. An extensive...more
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My father recently had surgery for a lower back herniated disc with Dr Nesterenko. We could not have been any more happier and satisfied with how him and his staff treated us. He tried everything before surgery to try and not put him threw it. I recommend any one to take the trip to speak with him....more
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