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Dr. Gregory Dowd, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.2 (19)
Map Pin Small Alexandria, LA
Accepting new patients
30 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Gregory Dowd, MD

Dr. Gregory Dowd, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Alexandria, LA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 30 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from McGill U, Fac Med. Dr. Dowd, completed a residency at La State University. Patients rated Dr. Dowd an average 3.2 star rating.

Dr. Dowd works at Alexandria Neurosurgical Clinic in Alexandria, LA. They frequently treat conditions like Osteoarthritis of Spine, Spinal Stenosis and Cervical Stenosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Dowd's Office Locations

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    Alexandria Neurosurgical Clinic
    3704 North Blvd Ste C, Alexandria, LA 71301 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 443-4576

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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Spinal Stenosis
Cervical Stenosis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Broken Neck
Myelomalacia
Radiculopathy
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Back Pain
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cranial Trauma
Epilepsy
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Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Scoliosis
Spine Deformities
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Stenosis
Brain Surgery
Facet Blocks
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Astrocytoma
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Abscess
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Injury
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Chordoma
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Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Craniosynostosis
Extradural Hemorrhage
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Lumbar Spinal Cord Injury
Medulloblastoma
Meningiomas
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Schwannoma
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Column Tumors
Whiplash
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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Brain Tumor Biopsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Laminoplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Peripheral Nerve Block
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotaxis
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    3.2
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    About Dr. Gregory Dowd, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 30 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1689672446
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • La State University
    Residency
    Internship
    • Memorial Mc
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • McGill U, Fac Med
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Gregory Dowd, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Dowd is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Dowd has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Dowd works at Alexandria Neurosurgical Clinic in Alexandria, LA. View the full address on Dr. Dowd’s profile.

    Dr. Dowd has seen patients for Osteoarthritis of Spine, Spinal Stenosis and Cervical Stenosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Dowd on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    19 patients have reviewed Dr. Dowd. The overall rating for this provider is 3.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Dowd.

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