Dr. Christopher Hargett, DO

Dr. Christopher Hargett, DO

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Dr. Christopher Hargett, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Dothan, AL and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of Pikeville Kentucky College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery.

102 Doctors Dr

Dothan, AL 36301

Contact Information

(334) 793-8804

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Neuroplasty
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hargett "NeuroSpine Center at Southeast Alabama Medical Center provides the region with comprehensive neurosurgery services 24/7. A physician's referral is required."
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Astrocytoma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Hemorrhage
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fracture              
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures

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Procedures

  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Cranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Shunts
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Neurosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Vertebroplasty

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Pikeville Kentucky College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Advocate Bromenn Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Advocate Bromenn Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hargett's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hargett to family and friends
3.8
based on 32 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hargett's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (3)

in Skipperville, Al. |
As for Dr. Hargett, he always had a different excuse for why you still had pain after surgery. Really got old. But his nurse, she was special. I went to see a rheumatologist, which is in the same office, due to having pain and burning in my joints in my hands. The first thing he said to me was,...more
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in Ashford, AL |
Dr. Hargett performed a spinal fusion and very extensive back surgery for me a little over a year ago. I found him to be very competent and caring, I had spinal stenosis and other problems that were causing acute sciatic pain from my lumbar area down my legs. He explained everything to my...more
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Dothan, AL |
The absolute best doctor!! Saved me by searching symptoms I had that could've been permanent and very bad, while Flowers hospital ER sent me home with pain medications only. Had surgery two days after meeting him in the ER. The BEST!
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  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
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  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Hospitals where Dr. Hargett has admitting privileges

Southeast Alabama Medical Center
1108 Ross Clark Cir
Dothan, AL 36301
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