Richard B. Meyrat MD
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Richard B. Meyrat, MD

  • Neurosurgery
Languages Spoken English, French
  • Mayo Clinic Care Network Member
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  • Bio
    Richard Meyrat, MD, obtained his medical degree with high honors at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He completed his residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, which included specialized training in treating complex cranial and spinal tumors at MD Anderson Cancer Center. He then completed his fellowship at the Department of Orthopedics, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Bordeaux, France, with special focus on dynamic stabilization including disc replacement technology and endoscopic technique. His interests include cranial and spinal trauma, spinal deformity, skull base surgery, artificial disc replacement, complex malignant and benign tumors, and minimally invasive spine surgery.
    Education

    Medical Education: University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston - 2001 - Galveston, TX
    Internship: Rush Medical College of Rush Univ. - 2002 - Chicago, IL
    Residency: Baylor College of Medicine - Registrar - 2007 - Houston, TX
    Internship: Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2 - 2008 - 33076 Bordeaux Cedex,

  • Insurance

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    • AARMC - AARP Medicare Complete
    • ACCP - Accountable Health Plans of America
    • AETNA - Aetna
    • AEAEX - Aetna Aexcel
    • AEMA - Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
    • AEM/P - Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
    • AET/M - Aetna Medicare HMO
    • AETMP - Aetna Medicare PPO
    • AETQP - Aetna Quality Health (QHP)
    • AET/S - Aetna US Health Care POS
    • AET/H - Aetna US Healthcare HMO
    • AET/P - Aetna US Healthcare/PPO
    • AMGC - Amerigroup Chip Insurance
    • AMGMA - Amerigroup Medicare Advantage
    • AMGPSTM - Amerigroup Star Medicaid
    • AGRPSTPL - Amerigroup Star Plus
    • BCBSF - BC/BS Federal Select
    • BLADV - Blue Advantage HMO
    • BLUEH - BlueCross/BlueShield HMO
    • BC - BlueCross/BlueShield POS
    • BCBS - BlueCross/BlueShield PPO
    • CAC - CAC Acceptance Corporation
    • CHIPP - CHIP Perinate
    • CCARE - Choice Care
    • CCPPO - Choice Care PPO (includes Humana)
    • CIG - Cigna
    • CIGNO - Cigna (OAP) Open Access
    • CIGCN - Cigna care Network
    • CIGLP - Cigna Local Plus
    • CIG/H - Cigna/HMO
    • CIG/S - Cigna/POS
    • CIG/P - Cigna/PPO
    • CONCE - Concentric
    • EVER - Evercare
    • GW/H - Great West/ HMO or One Health Plan
    • GW/P - Great West/ PPO or One Health Plan
    • HS - Health Scope
    • HS/PP - Health Smart PPO
    • HLTHS - HealthSmart GEPO
    • HSMAR - HealthSmart POS
    • HMOB - HMO Blue of Texas
    • HUMA - Humana
    • HUM/G - Humana Gold Plus HMO
    • HUMGPA - Humana Gold Plus Medicare Advantage HMO
    • HUM/M - Humana Medicare HMO
    • HUMP - Humana Medicare PPO
    • HUMPR - Humana Preferred
    • HUMPO - Humana Preferred PPO
    • HMTRI - Humana Tri-Care
    • IHG/A - Interplan Health Group/Accountable
    • Med/BCBS - Med Health BCBS
    • MOLMK - Molina Market Place
    • MOL - Molina Medicaid
    • MOLMED - Molina Medicare Advantage
    • MUL - Multiplan
    • MULTI - Multiplan PPO
    • PAC/C - Pacificare Commercial HMO
    • PHCSP - Private Healthcare Systems PPO
    • SAV - Savility
    • SH - Secure Horizons
    • SUPHSP - Superior Healthplan Star Plus
    • SUHP - Superior Medicaid Insurance
    • SUHA - Superior Medicare Advantage HMO
    • AJP00004 - Texan Plus Medicare Advantage Plan (Universal American)
    • TXPDE - TexanPlus Dual Eligible
    • TX/Aet - Texas Health Aetna
    • TX/TC - Texas True Choice
    • TRI - Tricare
    • TRIFL - Tricare for Life
    • TRIP - Tricare Prime
    • UHC - United Healthcare
    • UNI/S - United Healthcare POS
    • UNIP - United Healthcare PPO
    • UPN - United Premier Network
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