Dr. Christopher Sneed, MD

Dr. Christopher Sneed, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Christopher Sneed, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Evansville, IN. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

801 Saint Marys Dr Ste 400E

Evansville, IN 47714

Contact Information

(812) 477-0900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas


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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (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
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease


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  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

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.


  • Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sneed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sneed's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sneed to family and friends
based on 23 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Sneed's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
in Robards KY |
Six weeks ago I had repair of a ruptured disc in my neck. He clearly explained the issue and the surgery and what to expect afterwards. Immediately after surgery the pain I had for months in my left arm was gone and much of the numbness. He was readily available by phone when I questions that first week. He and his staff are very professional and courteous. I am pain free and gradually resuming normal activities with no problems. I highly recommend Dr. Sneed. I also thank his NP , Cinda.
Arrogant and rude, after having a cervical fusion by him I went back with severe pain like way worse after only 3 years. After he told me to just walk and then sent me to pain management after months of not really telling me what was wrong. I then asked for my medical notes and was amazed how he lied about things and only put down what would make me look bad as a patient. He failed to mention half of what was really said. Anyone who treats patients like this shouldn't be practicing.
in Evansville, IN |
Dr. Sneed recently repaired a ruptured disc in my back. The location of the rupture created a little bit of a unique situation for him. He did a wonderful job. He is an extremely knowledgeable and professional surgeon, both in the operating room and in his office. A great person with a very likable personality. He is very patient to answer questions and explain procedures, as well as to create a reassuring atmosphere and put me at ease. I would strongly recommend him as a neurosurgeon.
Evansville, IN |
My primary care physician referred me to Dr. Sneed for a herniated disc condition that was causing me a great deal of pain. Dr. Sneed clearly explained my MRI results to me and that my condition required surgery. The surgery was successful and after six weeks of recovery I'm back to my normal self. The entire process, from inception to conclusion; from his secretary to his nurse, was all professional and courteous. Thank you Dr. Sneed.
in Boonville, IN |
He answers every question you might have in a clear and understandable way. My surgery I have 0 complaints. His staff is excellent. His nurse before surgery was just great as was Dr. Sneed himself. Without a doubt would go back to him should the need arrise. Kim Lauerman.
in Newburgh, IN |
I was suffering from severe sciatic pain due to L-3, L4 disc herniation. Dr. Sneed and his staff were very courteous, professional, and took the time to answer my questions during my office visits prior to my surgery. Three hours after surgery, I walked out of the Surgicare facility pain free and have been ever since the surgery was performed over seven weeks ago. This has been a life changing event. I highly recommend Dr. Sneed for anyone having similar back issues.
in Marion, IL |
Everything about my dealings with Dr Sneed and his staff was excellent .
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Dr. Sneed accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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