Dr. Brian O'Shaughnessy, MD

Dr. Brian O'Shaughnessy, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Brian O'Shaughnessy, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2011 Murphy Ave Ste 301

Nashville, TN 37203

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. O'Shaughnessy performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Scoliosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 98% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. O'Shaughnessy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. O'Shaughnessy does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. O'Shaughnessy and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. O'Shaughnessy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. O'Shaughnessy to family and friends
3.2
based on 13 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. O'Shaughnessy's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Extremely rude unhelpful office staff; short with patients and will tell you anything just to get you off the phone...’that is when they do decide to answer. Refuse to help POST-OP care. If you’re in pain, suffering, they just brush you off, absolutely no help. The most difficult dr office to deal...more
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in Jacksonville, AL
Surgery was successful. Please with results approximately 5 months post surgery.
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Good credentials, but he has NO time for you. You are NOTHING to him. What surgical skills he may have had have now been surpassed by his arrogance. If you value your life, stay far away from him. I valued mine, but he wrecked it with his 'surgery' and then refused to see me for follow up when I...more
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in Barlow KY
My husband had surgery to correct scoliosis & Dr OShaunessy did an excellent job. Gary was pain free after the surgery & was able to do everyday things with little trouble. Many thanks for his excellent surgical care! Barbara Chandler
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in Clarksville, TN
Went to him as a referral from my PCP after fighting back pain for 3+ years and trying everything from A-Z including pain management with no relief. Worse Dr. I've ever been too. First visit not even 5 minutes (in a hurry) prescribed pain medicine. Very quick at charging for a full office visit....more
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