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Dr. James Trammell, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 47

Dr. Trammell

Dr. James Trammell, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Abilene, TX. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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(325) 670-4730

Dr. Trammell accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Trammell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Trammell performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Trammell performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Trammell treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Trammell treats this condition more than 99% 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
Broken Neck
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Trammell treats Broken Neck more than 97% of his peers

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

Dr. Trammell's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • 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
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • 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
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Trammell, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Abilene, TX. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Dr. Trammell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Trammell

4.4

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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Dr. Trammell's Performance
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Dr Trammel performed back surgery on my husband August 28, 2017, and he is able to do things he hasn’t done in 20 years! He explains everything thoroughly & his follow up care is exceptional! We were extremely happy from beginning to end. This includes everyone we encountered at the office,...Read More
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Dr. Trammell performed surgery on my neck this past Monday. I cannot over emphasize his knowledge, manner and skill. In only 3 days the pain and numbness in my extremities are gone. He is a no frills, no ego, surgeon who goes about his business with the best professionalism. The best.
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His surgery on my ulnar nerve improved sensation in my fingers, enabling me to once again play piano easily. His staff is courteous and helpful. You can tell he cares!
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After a roll over car wreck I had two hematomas of the brain. They starmed bleeding in the brain causing left side weakness and mental confusion. Dr. Trammell was called in to perform brain surgery. Thanks to him I am alive and well today. He is smart and explains things so that the patient can...Read More
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Dr. Trammell and his entire team were so knowledgeable and professional. I had a disc replaced in April 2016 and I couldn't ask for a better experience. The staff from the front desk to billing, finance, and nurses are the best of the best! Dr. Trammell is easy to talk with about your health...Read More
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