Dr. Charles Toussaint, MD

Dr. Charles Toussaint, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Charles Toussaint, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in West Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery.

155 N Hospital Dr # 200

West Columbia, SC 29169

Contact Information

(803) 935-8410

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
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Top Care Areas

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Myelopathy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
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21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Craniotomy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Toussaint has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Toussaint's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Toussaint to family and friends
75 total reviews (43 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (75)

  • 5
    (63)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Toussaint's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (43)

I was not impressed with this office. Had an appointment with Dr Toussaint and ended up see the nurse practitioner. I waited 3 to 4 weeks for the appointment because I was told the Dr was “reviewing” my MRI. When I get there all that was done was to refer me somewhere else. My question is why the...more
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I cannot say enough good things about my experience with this surgeon and his organization, as well as the nurses and technicians at Lexington Medical Center. I had spinal fusion surgery on Oct 3, 2017 at the Lexington Medical Center. Dr. Toussaint was the surgeon who performed the operation. I am...more
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It is my pleasure to recommend Dr. Toussaint.. I am a sixty-eight year old female that has experienced excruciating back and neck pain for the past seven years. Three years ago, a orthopedic surgeon performed extensive back surgery hoping to improve my quality of life.. The surgery failed. I...more
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Dr. C. Philip Toussaint, MD, FAANS came highly recommended to me for my Spinal Stenosis surgery I had in August. In my book, he is the BEST! So is his Nurse Practioner, Melissa Crouch. I couldn't ask for a nicer, friendlier, well informed staff. In my book, he is beyond Intelligent and it...more
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I had a cervical corpectomy almost 3 months ago performed by Dr.Charles Toussant. I am more mobile and pain free. Dr. Charles Toussaint and his staff are caring and compassionate .
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