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Dr. Thomas Loftus, MD

Dr. Thomas Loftus, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 47


Dr. Thomas Loftus, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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1 board action Found
  • Unprofessional Conduct (10/20/2017)View details
No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Loftus' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftus performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Loftus performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spondylolisthesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftus treats Spondylolisthesis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Loftus treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftus treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Loftus treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Loftus' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Using the latest in medical and technological advances. We strive to provide professional, compassionate care for our patients throughout their treatment. ANI offers the full range of surgical treatments for disorders of the spine, spinal cord and pe...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Boone Hospital Center
Fellowship Hospital
University of Missouri Hospitals and Clinics
Residency Hospital
1997
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Medical School
1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Loftus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Loftus

4.4

Based on 100 reviews

5 Stars
84%
(84)
4 Stars
1%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
15%
(15)

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I suffered with severe leg pain for months and had 3 months of physical therapy and a used a lot pf opiods for pain. I tried hard to avoid surgery, but could no longer tolerate the pain. After surgery by Dr Loftus, my pain was gone. I wish I had the surgery sooner and hadn't put up with the pain...Read More
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If you are having back problems as I was you will not find a more qualified neuro surgeon to surgically resolve your problems. I had dealt with pain for decades. Dr Loftus recognized three different problems with my back and three surgeries later I am totally pain free. He and his staff are the...Read More
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I have had a few surgeries with Dr.Loftus and all turned out great..
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I have been dealing with severe back pain for more than 5 years, Dr. Loftus had a diagnosis & treatment plan for me on my first visit. I am now 6 weeks post op & pain free. I cannot begin to express my gratitude to him for giving me my life back!
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The staff are very comprehensive and thorough, attentive to patient concerns and timely with scheduling procedures. I have had 2 procedures by Dr Loftus, lumbar spine and cervical spine discectomies. Surgeries resolved significant nerve pain/discomfort within a few days. I cannot recommend Dr...Read More
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Locations

Austin Neurosurgical Institute

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(512) 309-1906
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 7:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 7:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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