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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 47

1010 E 3rd St Ste 202
Chattanooga, TN 37403
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Phone & Address

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes

Dr. Kern Jr.'s Offices

Neurosurgical Group Of Chattanooga
Neurosurgical Group Of Chattanooga
1010 E 3rd St Ste 202
Chattanooga, TN 37403
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Dr. Kern Jr.'s Experience

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Dr. Kern Jr.'s Specialties

Procedures Dr. Kern Jr. Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Kern Jr. Treats

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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Hospital Quality

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Memorial Hospital
2525 Desales Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Erlanger Medical Center
975 East 3rd Street
Chattanooga, TN 37403

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