Dr. Christopher Gallati, MD

Dr. Christopher Gallati, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Dr. Christopher Gallati, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Knoxville, TN. He graduated from Mercer Univ Sch Of Med and specializes in neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, and more.

1932 Alcoa Hwy Ste 360

Knoxville, TN 37920

Contact Information

(865) 524-1869

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • AmeriChoice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • CorVel
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gallati's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Broken Neck
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gallati treats Broken Neck more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Gallati treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gallati treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Gallati treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gallati treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Gallati treats this condition more than 92% 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

Dr. Gallati's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Adrenal Gland Cancer
All Lymphoma
Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
Arteriovenous Fistula
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Bone Marrow Transplant
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Aneurysm Repair
Brain Biopsy
Brain Cancer
Brain Cancer Treatment
Brain Disorders
Brain Radiation Treatment
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Brainstem Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Broken Neck
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Astrocytoma
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Cervical Spondylitis
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colorectal Cancer
Common Peroneal Nerve Dysfunction
Complex Spine Surgery
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Hemifacial Spasm
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hodgkin's Disease
Hypercoagulable State
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Intracranial Hematoma
Intracranial Tumor
Kidney Cancer
Kyphosis Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lower Spine Surgery
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Lung Cancer
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Malignant Glioma
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Microvascular Decompression
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Multiple Myeloma
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Occipital Neuralgia
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
Ovarian Cancer
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Decompression
Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Pituitary Tumor
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Retina Diseases
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Surgery
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Instability
Spinal Internal Fixation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstruction
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Dislocation
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Stereotactic Biopsy
Stereotactic Neurosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Thoracic Disc Disorders
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Ulnar Neuropathy
Urinary Disorders
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt

About Me

Care Philosophy

I aim to treat all patients as individuals. My goal is to provide prompt and complete relief from neurosurgical ailments.


  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery


  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
  • Mercer Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
  • Westminster College
    Undergraduate School


  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 2007
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons Vascular Fellowship Award, 2012

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Member
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Member

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Dr Gallati & his staff are AMAZING. Open craniotomy to remove a brain tumor & home in 48 hours. Awesome bedside manor answered all questions & concerns, very attentive. I was recommended to him by Dr David Sanders. I feel very fortunate to be under his care!
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DR Gallati is an excellent Dr. Provided excellent care. Smart great bedside manner and came highly recommended. Thank you for fixing me up.
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Had a recent consultation with this "MD". Is rushed and very pushy, talks over patient, does not appear to listen or have empathy,, reads paperwork as speaking with Patient, unprepared. Majorly, minimized CT/ MRI results, does not appear to know how to handle basic film results, or come up with...Read More
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My fiance' fell from a 30ft building and Dr. Gallati performed an emergency surgery that saved his life. He spoke with us before he did the surgery and after; explaining everything in great detail and making sure we understood. He even told us the downfalls of having the surgery. Dr. Gallati is...Read More
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Wed: 9:00am - 12:00pm
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Insurance accepted

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Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
Network S
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
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PHCS Network PPO
PHP-Physicians Health Plan
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Veterans Choice Program

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