Dr. Ian Heger MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Ian Heger is a neurosurgeon in Augusta, Georgia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Medical Center and Shands Jacksonville Medical Center. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Heger accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 14 doctors at Baptist Medical Center and one of 8 at Shands Jacksonville Medical Center who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery, Pediatric

Clinical Interests: Cerebrospinal Fluid Pressure, Cerebral Ventricles, Cerebrovascular Circulation, Follow-Up Studies, Craniotomy, Craniosynostoses, Endoscopy, Fetus

Hospital Affiliation

Baptist Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Shands Jacksonville Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1995

SUNY HSC Brooklyn
Residency, Neurosurgery, 1995 - 2002

Children's Hosp Philadelphia
Fellowship, Pediatric Neurosurgery, 2002 - 2003

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics

Publications & Presentations

Intracranial calcified pseudocyst reaction to a shunt catheter.
Yowtak, J.,Hughes, D.,Heger, I.,Macomson, S. D.

Endoscopic release of unicoronal craniosynostosis.
Stelnicki, E., Heger, I., Brooks, C. J., Ghersi, M. M., Stubbs, C. B., Bahuleyan, B., Paresi, R.

Intramedullary pressure in syringomyelia: clinical and pathophysiological correlates of syrinx distension.
Milhorat, T. H., Capocelli, A. L., Kotzen, R. M., Bolognese, P., Heger, I. M., Cottrell, J. E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select
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