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Dr. Rafael A Parra has the following 1 specialty
- Neurological Surgery
A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.
Dr. Rafael A Parra has the following 16 expertise
- Cerebrovascular Disorders
- Wounds and Injuries
- Physical Rehabilitation
- Brain Surgery
- Spinal Disorders
- Spinal Stenosis
- Brain Tumor
- Spinal Fractures
Dr. Rafael A Parra has 1 board certified specialty
Dr. Rafael A Parra is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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I sure wish I had read all this before I let this " butcher" ( a lot of people call him this) operate on me!!! He operated on my back in 2010. He put a rod & screws in my spine. I only hurt a little before he operated on me. I was dumfounded by what he said I needed & he scared me. I can't get out of bed & do things like I used to. I have to use a scooter. I can't stand for 1 minute without me hitting the ground!! I kept telling how severe the pain was & that my right foot was totally numb! He just said it would get better. It never has. I fall down all the
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Dr. Rafael A Parra accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
- BCBS TX BlueChoice
- BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana HMO
- Humana HMO Premier
- Humana National HMO
- Humana National POS
- Humana Preferred PPO
Imagine Health - Innovative Health
- Imagine Health Innovative Health
Imagine Health - SmartCare
- Imagine Health SmartCare
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsRafael A Parra Md, 1303 McCullough Ave Ste 440, San Antonio, TX
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