Dr. Douglas Mathews, MD

Dr. Douglas Mathews, MD

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55 y/o
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Dr. Douglas Mathews, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Neurosurgical Associates

330 22nd Ave N

Nashville, TN 37203
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • EBSO, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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. 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
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
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 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
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Mathews, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1997
    Vanderbilt University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1992
    Vanderbilt University School Of Med
    Internship Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    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%
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3 Stars
3.508771929824561%
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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
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  • 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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Insurance accepted

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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card
Network C
Network P
Network S
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Flexcare
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Cigna-HealthSpring
EBSO, Inc.
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Medicaid
PHCS
Private HealthCare Systems
Tricare
Prime
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

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