Dr. James A. Moody, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 68

1411 N Beckley Ave Suite 152
Dallas, TX 75203
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Dr. Moody:

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Dr. Moody's Experience

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Dr. Moody's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Methodist Hospital for Surgery
17101 Dallas Parkway
Addison, TX 75001
Methodist Charlton Medical Center
3500 West Wheatland Road
Dallas, TX 75237

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Moody

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Methodist Brain and Spine Institute
Methodist Brain and Spine Institute
1411 N Beckley Ave Suite 152
Dallas, TX 75203
Methodist Brain and Spine Institute
Southwest Dallas / Duncanville
3430 W Wheatland Rd
Dallas, TX 75237
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    Dr. Moody's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Moody's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Brain Surgery
    • Brain Tumor Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Cervical Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
    • Cervical Surgery
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Craniotomy
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Low Back Procedure
    • Microdiscectomy
    • Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Neck Pain Procedure
    • Neurological Surgery
    • Neuroplasty
    • Pituitary Surgery
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spinal Tumor Surgery
    • Spine Surgery
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Back Pain
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Tumor
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Herniated Disc
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Pain
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
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    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
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    Background Check for Dr. Moody

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Graduated in 1972

    Internship Hospital

    Wesley Med Center
    Complete in 1973

    Residency Hospital

    Semmes Murphey Clin University Tenn
    Complete in 1978
    Wesley Med Center
    Complete in 1974

    Fellowship Hospital

    Semmes Murphey Clinic
    Complete in 1979

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Texas
    Graduated in 1968
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Moody & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Moody's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Moody has admitting privileges:

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    • Methodist Charlton Medical Center

    • Methodist Dallas Medical Center

    • Methodist Hospital for Surgery

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Moody

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Moody to family and friends

    16 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Moody's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 16 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Moody
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    above
    national average

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    Your participation in the survey will help other patients make informed decisions. You will also be helping Dr. Moody and his staff know how they are doing and how they can improve their services.

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Moody accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Methodist Brain and Spine Institute
    1411 N Beckley Ave Suite 152
    Dallas, TX 75203
    (214) 948-2076 (Office)
    (214) 948-9990 (Fax)
    • Parking: Parking Garage B
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    Methodist Brain and Spine Institute
    Southwest Dallas / Duncanville
    3430 W Wheatland Rd
    Dallas, TX 75237
    (214) 948-2076 (Office)
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