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Dr. Theodore Spinks, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 46

Dr. Spinks

Dr. Theodore Spinks, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Georgetown, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons and specializes in neurosurgery, pediatric neurosurgery, and more.


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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Spinks' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spinks treats Myelopathy more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Spinks treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spinks treats Thoracic Spine Fracture more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Spinks treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Pathological Spine Fracture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spinks treats Pathological Spine Fracture more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Spinks treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures

Dr. Spinks' conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Spinks focuses on patient education. Whether treating you or your child, he will provide you with the knowledge you need to make an informed decision and be an active participant in the treatment plan. No one should have to make a healthcare decision without a full understanding of all the options. 

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
2007
Children's Hospital Pittsburgh
Fellowship Hospital
2006
University Of California At Los Angeles
Residency Hospital
2000
University Of California At Los Angeles
Internship Hospital
1995
Weill Cornell Medical College
Undergraduate School
2007
2006
2000
1995

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Spinks' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Spinks

3.6

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
61.53846153846154%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
30.76923076923077%
(4)

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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I brought my mother-in-law to see Dr. Spinks for worsening low back pain. He took time to review and teach, not just about the surgical treatments, but a comprehensive approach to my mother-in-law’s pain. I would strongly recommend Dr. Spinks, not just for surgical repair of back problems but for a...Read More
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As a retired professional nurse I have high expectations of the professionalism, skills, knowledge, care, and communications that occur when I am evaluated for a medical condition. The thoroughness of care I receive at each medical visit is excellent. Dr. Spinks listens completely and is very easy...Read More
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