Dr. Donald Megison, MD

Dr. Donald Megison, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Donald Megison, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1010 E 3rd St Ste 202

Chattanooga, TN 37403

Contact Information

(423) 265-2233

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
high
more than 87% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
high
more than 84% of peers
Brain Aneurysm
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Megison'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Megison does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • 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
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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20  Procedures

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

  • Lsu
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Lsu Med School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Southwestern Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Royal Melbourne Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Megison has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Megison has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Megison's Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Megison to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Megison's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have worked in healthcare for over 12 years and I have never encountered a more pompous, rude, and inept physician. He walked into the room during the initial appointment with my mother as if he was irritated to be there. His first words to her as he shook her record at her were, "Why are you...more
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Please choose another physician from this group. This dr will belittle you, be very abrupt and act as though you are wasting his time. From the way he treated my mother, had she not be the strong person she is, he would've made her cry!!!!!! Because of his status as a neurosurgeon, you will be told...more
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