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Dr. Douglas Mathews, MD

Dr. Douglas Mathews, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 55


Dr. Douglas Mathews, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Mathews' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mathews treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Mathews treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mathews treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 92% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mathews treats Low Back Pain more than 91% of his peers

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

Dr. Mathews' conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Mathews, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1997
Vanderbilt University School Of Med
Residency Hospital
1992
Vanderbilt University School Of Med
Internship Hospital
1991
Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1997
1992
1991

Awards

Dr. Mathews' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mathews

4.1

Based on 57 reviews

5 Stars
73.6842105263158%
(42)
4 Stars
1.7543859649122806%
(1)
3 Stars
3.508771929824561%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
21.05263157894737%
(12)

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Dr. Mathews' Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Im walking today because of dr matthews and his entire staff. They are the most proffesional group of medical proffesionals ive ever encountered
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I had a good experience with Mathews for the most part.. My surgery itself went very well, but the bedside manner wasn't the best. Now, I know that isn't the most important thing, but when you are going through something it is good to have a Dr. that seems to care and wants to do anything possible...Read More
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I had an Anterior Cervical Discectomy with Fusion on 9/19/17. My OON surgeon recommended Dr. Mathews and in fact they were business partners. I was a bit skeptical at first but decided to set a consult appt. Dr. Mathews was very thorough in his explanation of what was involved in such a surgery...Read More
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Dr Mathews and absolute God send! He more than took care of me , done my surgery on his day off!!
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Dr. Mathews and his fellow staff were the best thing that happened after I discovered I had four degenerated disks. I had suffered for three years. After five months of recuperation, I am 95% better than I have been in five years.
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