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Dr. Gary Edward Kraus MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Dr. Gary Kraus has 5 office locations.
Eldridge - West Oaks
12121 Richmond Ave
Houston, TX 77082

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(44)
Patient comments (30)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gary Kraus is Excellent. Dr. Kraus has been reviewed by 44 patients who have provided 30 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.5813953488372 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.3809523809524 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.5348837209302 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.5952380952381 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.4722222222222 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Gary Kraus, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Infection
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Kraus graduated from Stony Brook University. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2013)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Kraus has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital 
  • CHRISTUS St Catherine Health & Wellness 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Kraus accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 15 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 3 plans
  • Evercare - 2 plans
  • WellCare - 1 plan
  • Medicare - 1 plan
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Humana - 1 plan

Languages

  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Gary E. Kraus practice?
Dr. Gary Kraus practices Neurological Surgery near Houston, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Humble, TX and Dayton, OH.
See Houston Surgeons.