Dr. Edwin Cunningham, MD

Dr. Edwin Cunningham, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Edwin Cunningham, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Springfield, MO and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery and interventional neuroradiology.

3801 S National Ave # 700

Springfield, MO 65807

Contact Information

(417) 885-3888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
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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. Cunningham's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cunningham treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Cunningham treats this condition more than 97% 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
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cunningham treats Low Back Pain more than 92% of his peers

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

Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cunningham performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Cunningham performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Cunningham's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Aneurysm Clipping
Aneurysm Embolization
Aneurysm Surgery
Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
Angiography
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
Artificial Disc Replacement
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Metastasis
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carotid Ultrasound
Carpal Tunnel Release
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Microdiscectomy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Cervical Spine Surgery
Chiari's Deformity
Cirrhosis Management
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Endovascular Procedure
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Procedure
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Replacement
Lumbar Laminectomy
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Meningiomas
Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Microvascular Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Surgery
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Instrumentation Procedures
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Neurosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Total Disc Replacement
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Care Philosophy

Springfield Neurological and Spine Institute, LLC (SNSI), specializes in the treatment of brain, spinal and peripheral nerve disorders. We are committed to providing exceptional care, and our goal and pledge is to make every effort to enhance the health and quality of life in our patients.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Interventional Neuroradiology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2005
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation/Endovascular Neurosurgery
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2003
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1997
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1996
  • 1991
    University Of Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School
    1991

Awards

Dr. Cunningham's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cunningham

4.2

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
75.67567567567568%
(28)
4 Stars
5.405405405405405%
(2)
3 Stars
2.7027027027027026%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
16.216216216216218%
(6)

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Excellent Dr. Told me the risks and possibke benifits of having an implant device. Did not push just said go online and check reviews of others and let him know.
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I am athletic and have developed scoliosis of the spine and some herniated discs. I provided a recent MRI of the spinal region in question and two hip x-rays which by our conversation, it was apparent the doctor failed to review. About 2 minutes into our appointment, he got up to leave with no...Read More
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Open Access HMO
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
Dean Health Plan, Inc.
Gold HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test EPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care HMO
Choice Care Network PPO
Choice Care PPO
Gold
Gold Choice
Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Keystone Health Plan East
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network EPO
PHCS Network POS
PHCS Network PPO
PHCS Open Access PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
UMR

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