Dr. William Betts

Neurosurgery
Foreman, AR
33 years experience

About

Bio

++++++++++++I am in the army reserve in order to take care of our troops. I do intracranial and complex spine surgery. I do shunts, aneurysm clippings, bypasses, tumor resections and functional neurosurgery including stimulators for Parkinson's.

Specialties
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Neurosurgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

133 Answers
22 Agrees
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Betts
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Exercise: With the symptoms that you have described you should have a physical evaluation. There is a condition called post-exercise anxiety which could accoun ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Betts
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Arm weakness: You need to be evaluated by a neurosurgeon or spine specialist for determination of the cause and level. Arm weakness is often due to a cervical hern ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Betts
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Omeprazole: Dizzyness and sleepiness are not common side effects of omeprazole. Look on drugs.com or .org (I can't remember). I am sure that you will find a long ... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Betts is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Betts is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Oct 9, 2016
Didn't talk to him yet but I am planning to.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you Dr, Betts I am going to see an ENT on 10/28/13. Or before.
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Your answer made me feel good, thanks! Thank you so much. I always worry before I put anything in my body.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Not very good with a computer but just got it Thank you

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, TX
Graduated 1988MD
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