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Dr. Thomas Ellis, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.2 (66)
Map Pin Small Fort Worth, TX
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Thomas Ellis, MD

Dr. Thomas Ellis, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Fort Worth, TX. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 34 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston McGovern Medical School and is affiliated with Medical City Fort Worth, Texas Health Specialty Hospital and Texas Health Huguley Hospital Fort Worth South. Dr. Ellis, completed a residency at The George Washington University. Patients rated Dr. Ellis an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Ellis works at Practice in Fort Worth, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Myelopathy, Cervical Spine Myelopathy and Thoracic Spine Myelopathy 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. Ellis' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Ft. Worth Brain & Spine Institute Llp
    1900 Mistletoe Blvd Ste 200, Fort Worth, TX 76104 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (817) 878-5333
  2. 2
    Office
    1325 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 890, Fort Worth, TX 76104 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (817) 878-5333

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Medical City Fort Worth
  • Texas Health Specialty Hospital
  • Texas Health Huguley Hospital Fort Worth South

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Myelopathy
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Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

Treatment frequency



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Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Communicating Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Herniated Disc Surgery
Brain Cancer
Hydrocephalus
Spinal Fusion
Back Pain
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari's Deformity
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Upper Back Pain
Brain Surgery
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Broken Neck
Cancer
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Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Embolism
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chordoma
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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Cranial Trauma
Craniopharyngioma
Dural Tear
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
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Fracture
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Herniated Disc
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Myelitis
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Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurogenic Bowel
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pineal Region Tumors
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylosis
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tarlov Cyst
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Stenosis
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Brain Tumor Biopsy
Carotid Ultrasound
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Percutaneous Aspiration for Spinal Cord Cyst or Syrinx
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Puncture Aspiration
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    4.2
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    Based on 66 ratings
    Patient Ratings (66)
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
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    About Dr. Thomas Ellis, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 34 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1629004445
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • The George Washington University
    Residency
    Internship
    • University Tex Health Sci Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston McGovern Medical School
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Thomas Ellis, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ellis is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

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

    66 patients have reviewed Dr. Ellis. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ellis.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Ellis, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Ellis appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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