Dr. E Wood III, MD

Dr. E Wood III, MD

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Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o
(31)

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Dr. E Wood III, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Flowood, MS and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic neck surgery.

Newsouth Neurospine

2470 Flowood Dr # 2100

Flowood, MS 39232
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Pain
high
more than 90% of peers
Back Pain
high
more than 90% of peers
Low Back Pain
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Wood III'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

31  Conditions Treated

  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

6  Procedures

  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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

  • Baylor Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Miss School Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Miss School Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Carolinas Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wood III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Mississippi Baptist Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Wood III's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wood III to family and friends
31 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Wood III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I had surgery on 2 herniated disc in May 2014. Very professional, great bedside manner and he fixed my back!!! Thank you Dr. Wood and I highly recommend him!
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Great experience! My appointment was on a Friday and he said he could fix my herniated disc on the next Tuesday. The surgery was out patient so they did the pre-op in his office that day. I was at the hospital at 7 Tuesday morning , left at 2 pain free and back in office working on monday
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Established excellent doctor/patient relationship very early on. I felt comfortable with his opinions and suggestions. Convenient location, good staff, very pleasant experience start to finish.
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