Dr. Estrada Bernard
37 years experience male
I have been a practicing neurosurgeon since completing my neurosurgery training in 1990. My practice offers the full range of neurosurgical care for disorders of the spine, brain and peripheral nerves. I am a graduate of the Duke University School of Medicine where I also completed an internship in General Surgery followed by a full residency training in Neurosurgery. As a diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgeons , I have been board certified since 1994. Prior to moving to Anchorage in 2004, I was a professor at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill as Chief of the Division of Neurosurgery and Director of the Neurosurgery Residency training program. A partial list of the publications from that time reflect some of my professional interests. I am a member of several medical organizations including the American College of Surgeons , American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, American Medical Association and AOSpine. My current hospital privileges are at Providence Alaska Medical Center, Alaska Regional Hospital Creekside Surgery Center and Alaska Surgery Center.
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Neurosurgery, Board Certified
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Jul 5, 2013
Dr Bernard has a well established and long career in neurosurgery, well respected and well known to many of the "younger neurosurgery residents"
Mar 2, 2013
Great surgeon, good answers
Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Bernard is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
Thank you doctor. We are lucky to have a mission hospital which monitors our daughter's condition on a monthly basis.
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you! 1neuro said no surgery needed #2 emergency surgery needed?
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thankyou! Your reply is different than my surgeon's & will help me out
Education & Training
Duke University School of Medicine
Duke University Medical Center
Duke University Medical Center
American Medical Association
Society of Neurological Surgeons
American Association of Neurological Surgeons