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Neurological Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
25 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (30)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gary Kraus is Excellent. Dr. Kraus has been reviewed by 46 patients who have provided 30 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

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 8 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Houston, TX
Neurological Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Houston
Neurological Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)


Dr. Kraus has 7 hospital affiliations:

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


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Gary Edward Kraus MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Gary E. Kraus practice?
Dr. Gary Kraus has 4 office locations.
Dr. Gary Kraus practices Neurological Surgery near Houston, TX.
See Houston Neurological Surgeons.