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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 69

1411 N Beckley Ave Ste 152
Dallas, TX 75203
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Methodist Charlton Medical Center
3500 W Wheatland Rd
Dallas, TX 75237
Methodist Hospital for Surgery
17101 Dallas Pkwy
Addison, TX 75001

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Methodist Brain and Spine Institute
Methodist Brain and Spine Institute
1411 N Beckley Ave Ste 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

    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) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Cervical Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
    • 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
    • Neck Surgery
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Neurosurgical Procedures
    • 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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    • Stereotaxis
    • Ultrasound, Carotid
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Back Pain
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Tumor
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • 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
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    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    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

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    • Methodist Charlton Medical Center

    • Methodist Dallas Medical Center

    • Methodist Hospital for Surgery

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Moody

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.6
    • 17 Star Ratings
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    4.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Moody to family and friends

    4.6 out of 5

    17 responses

    Dr. Moody's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    17 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    17 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    17 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    17 responses

    Experience with Dr. Moody

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.6 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.7 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.7 out of 5

    17 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.6 out of 5

    17 responses

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    Office Locations

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