Dr. Gregory Lanford, MD

Dr. Gregory Lanford, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Gregory Lanford, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2011 Murphy Ave Ste 301

Nashville, TN 37203

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Insurance Accepted

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

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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. Lanford's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lanford treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lanford treats this condition more than 100% 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
Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lanford treats Spinal Stenosis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lanford treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lanford treats Spine Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lanford treats this condition more than 97% 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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gregory Lanford, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1991
    Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1985
    University Of Tn College Of Medicind
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1984
  • 1980
    University Of Arkansas
    Undergraduate School
    1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lanford's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lanford

3.4

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
55.319148936170215%
(26)
4 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(1)
3 Stars
4.25531914893617%
(2)
2 Stars
8.51063829787234%
(4)
1 Star
29.78723404255319%
(14)

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Dr. lanford performed a multi-level decompression my lumbar spine. Pretty much as soon as I stood up, my spine collapsed into an s. This is going to require an 8 hour surgery to repair. This leaves me in debilitating pain until I have the surgery. I have also recently met about 13 people who had a...Read More
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Dr. Lanford is an excellent neurosurgeon and his team exhibits the same excellence in both the care provided as well as scheduling and administrative functions. He has worked with me through three different issues with my cervical spine and I never once felt nervous about Dr. Landord's abilities as...Read More
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I have definitely been recommending people to my dr. He is an amazing dr and is very caring. He makes sure that he does the right operation and not anything unnecessary. When I went to have my surgery, I could not have asked for any better people. They were all so amazingly sweet and even if...Read More
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Dr. Lanford was very courteous, attentive and thorough.
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