David Garrett, Jr., MD

Baylor Scott & White Health

Assistant Program Director, Neurosurgical Residency


Patient Care Emphasis
Brain Tumors, Brain Aneurysm Repair, Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery, Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery, Minimally Invasive and Endoscopic Neurosurgery, Spinal Fusion, Spine Disc Herniations, Spinal Stenosis, Lumbar Trauma and Tumor, Less Invasive Surgery of the Lumbar Spine, Intracranial Neurosurgical Diseases, Myelomeningocele, Cervical Spondylosis

Board Certification
  • Diplomate American Board of Neurological Surgery

  • Baylor Scott & White Appointment
    November 11, 2013

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX, MD, 1987
  • Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, BS, summa cum laude, 1983

  • Specialty Training
  • Neurological Surgery Residency, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, 1989-1995
  • General Surgery Residency, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX, 1987-1988

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

    Awards and Honors
  • American Academy of Neurological Surgery, Resident Research Award, 1994

  • Professional Memberships
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Texas Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons

  • Languages Spoken
    English, German, Spanish

    Patient Ratings

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    Friendliness/Courtesy of Provider

    4.8 out of 5
    Provider Concern for Questions/Worries

    4.7 out of 5
    Provider Efforts to Include in Decisions

    4.7 out of 5
    Time Provider Spent with Patient

    4.6 out of 5
    Likelihood of Recommending Provider

    4.6 out of 5
    Wait Time at Clinic

    3.7 out of 5

    Patient Comments



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