Dr. David Brandes, MD

Dr. David Brandes, MD

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Age 74
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Dr. David Brandes, MD is a neurology specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in neurology, sleep medicine, and more.

2060 Lakeside Centre Way

Knoxville, TN 37922

Contact Information

(865) 218-6222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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. Brandes' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brandes treats Multiple Sclerosis (MS) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Brandes treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Multiple Sclerosis
  • Familial Multiple Sclerosis
  • Multiple Sclerosis, Pediatric
  • Optic-Spinal Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
  • Pseudotumoral Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brandes treats Brain Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Brandes treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Optic Neuritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brandes treats Optic Neuritis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Brandes treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Brandes' conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Alzheimer's Disease
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Botox® for Chronic Migraine
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Confusion
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dementia
Difficulty With Walking
Diplopia
Dystonia
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epilepsy
Evoked Potential Test
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Gait Abnormality
Headache
Insomnia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Lumbar Puncture
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Meningiomas
Migraine
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Muscle Weakness
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Optic Neuritis
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Peripheral Nerve Block
Polyneuropathy
Pulmonary Disease
Restless Leg Syndrome
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Seizure Disorders
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Vertigo

About Me

Care Philosophy

When you leave the office, you need 1. a diagnosis 2. hope 3. and a plan to achieve that hope.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1976
    Wadsworth Va Hospital UCLA
    Residency Hospital
    1976
  • 1973
    Wadsworth Va Hospital UCLA
    Fellowship Hospital
    1973
  • 1972
    Wadsworth Va Hospital UCLA
    Internship Hospital
    1972
  • 1971
    University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1971
  • 1968
    UCLA, Master Of Science, Biochemistry
    1968
  • 1965
    Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois
    Undergraduate School
    1965

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Brandes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brandes

4.8

Based on 21 reviews

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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Office environment
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Love Dr. Brandes. He listens, really listens! So thankful to find such a great Dr. The staff is awesome also!
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Wonderful, knowledgeable, patience, through. Speciality in Multiple Sclerosis. Each appt is scheduled for about an hour. For infusions, shots, etc. Can be performed on site with nurses dispensing and watching.
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Dr. Brandes is an awesome person and Doctor. I reccomend him to people all the time. I have never met another Doctor that cares so much about his patients and their well being. He takes time to explain thing and in a manner that you can understand. He is a good man and funny too! Outstanding...Read More
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Very thorough and also extremely kind. He knows so much about MS and wants to help in any way he can. His concern for his patients comes through with each visit.
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AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO

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