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
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hargett performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Hargett's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

72  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Astrocytoma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • 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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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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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

Dr. Hargett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hargett's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hargett to family and friends
33 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

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)

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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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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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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