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Specialties & Research
Dr. Ricardo Cortez, MD, BA is board certified in Neurological Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 1 area:
- Neurosurgical Procedures
Education & Awards
Dr. Cortez graduated from The University of Texas at Galveston.
Dr. Cortez has 6 hospital affiliations:
- St Bernards Medical Center
- Saint Bernard's Behavioral Health
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Cortez accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Aetna - 3 plans
- Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield - 21 plans
- Humana - 4 plans
- Cigna - 4 plans
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- Where does Dr. Ricardo Cortez practice?
Dr. Ricardo Cortez practices Neurological Surgery near Houston, TX.
Additional practice locations include: San Antonio, TX and Jonesboro, AR.
See Houston Neurological Surgeons.