Dr. Colin Crosby, MD

Dr. Colin Crosby, MD

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Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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37 y/o
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Dr. Colin Crosby, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.

Elite Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center

2021 Church St Ste 200

Nashville, TN 37203
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Crosby "As a spine surgeon I believe in conservative care that utilizes the most up to date techniques and treatments that are centered around the individual."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Torticollis
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32  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Vanderbilt U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Vanderbilt University
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Vanderbilt University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Crosby has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Crosby's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Crosby to family and friends
17 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Crosby'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I was very fearful and in terrible pain. A friend referred me to Dr. Crosby. I can not say enough about the incredible care I received from Dr. Crosby and his team. His team provided amazing care and compassion during a very stressful time. Dr. Crosby and team preformed a laminectomy/discectomy...more
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On June 27th and June 28th, Dr Crosby and his excellent team repaired my L3-L4 and L4- L5 on the 27th and then on the 28th through my back securing my vertebrae with posts and screws. When I woke up, I was pain free! When I took my first walk, I could not believe that after years of pain I was...more
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On July 11 and 12, 2017, Dr. Crosby and team performed back surgery to alleviate a condition called spondylolisthesis where L4 had slid forward of L5. The L4/L5 disc was replaced on the 11th and the screws/rods/fusion was performed on the 12th. The entire experience at TriStar Centennial was the...more
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Dr Crosby is the best!! Performed emergency back surgery on me. No more pain! I feel like he saved my life.
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Excellent Surgeon and very efficient and friendly office staff!
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