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Dr. Alexander Mason, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Mason

Emory University School of Medicine

5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 350 Atlanta, GA 30342

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Dr. Alexander Mason, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 2000 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Mason's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Meningiomas
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mason treats Meningiomas more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Mason treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mason treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Mason treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spondylosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mason treats Spondylosis more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Mason treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Mason's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laser Surgery
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tumor
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

The team of physicians at BNA includes board certified and fellowship trained experts in a diverse array of brain- and spine-related conditions such as functional neurosurgery, neurosurgical oncology, spinal deformity, vascular surgery and cerebrovas...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2008
Emory University
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Cleveland Clinic
Residency Hospital
2000
University Hospitals Of Cleveland
Internship Hospital
2000
Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
Medical School
1996
Ohio State University
1994
Miami University
Undergraduate School
2008
2007
2000
2000
1996
1994

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Finalist, Mario Boni Award, Cervical Spine Research Society, European Section, 26th CSRS Annual Meeting, Corfu, Greece, 2010
  • Best Paper Award - Correlation of Clinical Outcomes and Cervical Sagittal Alignment: A Prospective Randomized Clinical Study., 2009
  • Received the highest ratings in the Denver Metro Area for the services provided at Boulder Community Hospital, 2010

Dr. Mason's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mason

4.2

Based on 53 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
18.867924528301888%
(10)

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Exact opposite experience with Dr. Mason and his colleagues during the treatment of my mother. She went in for the removal of a non-cancerous tumor on her spine. While he was operating, he took it upon himself to correct a curvature on the upper part of her back. This caused her great pain. They then rushed to get her out of the hospital without concern. She never was able to walk again after that after she developed blood clots from being non-ambulatory after the operation.
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Dr. Mason did a wonderful job with a difficult procedure. He saved my life and now I'm actually better than I was for years before my condition developed.
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Excellent Provider I will be having Surgery in March and I know several of his past patients who had extremely good results. I would highly recommend if you have any doubts about your current Nuero doc. See Alexander Mason and he will clear up any questions about your condition. Steve Newhausen
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Dr Mason did my Spinal cord compression surgery on Oct 19 2016 and I am walking better and I am fully recovered I than God and Dr Mason for a full recovery. Thank you Dr Mason and your staff for being such awesome and friendly people's
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Simply, the best!
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Dr. Mason is fantastic He made me feel very comfortable in an extremely scary situation. I could not be happier with the care I received.
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Dr. Mason did my disectomy and did a great job. I had no pain after surgery and my recovery was without incident. His staff took good care of me in follow-up. He has a great sense of humor and I enjoyed my visits.
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Dr. Mason is an amazing physician....he is extremely concerned for the patient and takes a conservative approach to any surgery......i recommend him highly.......with his guidance and care, i did not have to be operated on.....he recommended physical therapy and that took most of the pain away from a level 10 to a level 1.......
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Dr. Mason is patient first. He won't do surgery until more conservative measures have proven ineffective. He did my TLIF at L5-S1. Competent post-op care, slowly advancing activity limits, and authoritative guidance on how to successfully rehab have given me a strong back, no more pain, a return to my normal activities, and enormous confidence in Dr. Mason. This guy takes his job VERY seriously. That?s the kind of surgeon you want cleaning up bony impingement on your spinal cord!
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Very skilled Neurosurgeon who came highly recommended. I cannot say enough honest, upfront, easy to speak with. He was able to remove entire spinal cord tumor successfully.
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Very pleased with his patient care. Would highly recomend.
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Dr Mason is an amazing neurosurgeon that I would highly recommend to everyone with brain and/or neck disorders. He is very thorough, thoughtful and caring. He takes time with his patients to make sure they are comfortable and understand the plan of care. He is very passionate about what he does and it shows. He's the only physician I trust to perform the brain surgery that I need and I'm honored to have him as part of my medical treatment team. Thank you for all you do!
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