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Dr. Edison McDaniels II, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. McDaniels II

Dr. Edison McDaniels II, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Jonesboro, AR and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.


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(870) 936-8000

Dr. McDaniels II accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Background Check

1 disciplinary action Found
  • Wrong-site surgery (5/20/2015)View details
1 board action Found
  • Failure to disclose required information (5/10/2016)View details
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Dr. McDaniels II' Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McDaniels II treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 84% of his peers

Dr. McDaniels II treats this condition more than 84% 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
Herniated Disc
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McDaniels II treats Herniated Disc more than 71% of his peers

Dr. McDaniels II treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McDaniels II treats Spine Disorders more than 56% of his peers

Dr. McDaniels II treats this condition more than 56% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. McDaniels II' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Edison McDaniels II, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Jonesboro, AR and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
University Of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics
Residency Hospital
1991
University Of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics
Internship Hospital
1990
Stanford University
Medical School
1996
1991
1990

Dr. McDaniels II' Reviews

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4.0

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
70%
(14)
4 Stars
5%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
(5)

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I am 21 years old. I was terrified because people my age do not typically have to have this type of surgery, as well as I had never had surgery before. I thought my surgery would be months after my meeting with him, but it was four days later. He calmed my nerves, and then took 100% of my pain...Read More
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Well I thought he was arrogant uncaring jerk and he didn't care about my prop results stating I had a possible heart attack in the past he just went right on with it and said I'm a surgeon talk to ur doctor about your concerns ! And no pain medication he said they don't give it then I wound up...Read More
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