Dr. Walter W Eckman, MD



Neurosurgery     -  Mississippi,  Tupelo

 Overview

Dr. Walter W Eckman, MD works in Tupelo, Mississippi is a specialist in Neurosurgery and graduated University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1968. Dr. Eckman is affiliated with North Mississippi Medical Center and practicing for 51 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

 Conditions

  • Acute Urinary Retention
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Functional Hemispherectomy
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint X-Ray
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Pediatric Chronic Infection
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Sinus Node Disease
  • Surgical Mesh Removal
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator (tPA)

 Procedures

  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 51

 State License

  • Mississippi

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine


Graduated: 1968

Residency Hospitals


Hc Moffitt Hosp/ucsf

San Francisco, CA, USA

Year completed: 1975

Fellowship Hospital


Stanford University


Year completed: 1976

Internship Hospital


Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Year completed: 1969

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Aurora Spine Center

408 Council Circle Suite A
Mississippi (MS)
Tupelo,
38801

  (662) 841-7585
Office Volume:    30 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Aurora Spine Center, 408 Council Circle Suite A, Tupelo, Mississippi (MS), 38801




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


North Mississippi Medical Center photo


North Mississippi Medical Center

830 South Gloster Street Mississippi MS, Tupelo, 38801

North Mississippi Medical Center is a hospital located in Tupelo, MS. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 7 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 4 of 14 procedures.




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