Dr. Jackson Salvant Jr, MD

Dr. Jackson Salvant Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Jackson Salvant Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

12200 Warwick Blvd Ste 410

Newport News, VA 23601

Contact Information

(757) 534-5200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Salvant Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salvant Jr treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Salvant Jr treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salvant Jr treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Salvant Jr treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salvant Jr treats Spine Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Salvant Jr treats this condition more than 93% 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. Salvant Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Acoustic Neuroma
Adult Brain Tumor
Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
Adult Scoliosis
Adult Scoliosis Correction
Aneurysm Clipping
Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
Back Disorders
Back Tumor
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Injuries
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Brainstem Glioma
Brainstem Lesions
Brainstem Neoplasm
Broken Neck
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cavernous Hemangioma
Cerebellar Astrocytoma
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Astrocytoma
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cerebrovascular Surgery
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari's Deformity
Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
Complex Spine Surgery
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Cushing's Disease
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Disc surgery
Disc Arthroplasty
Disc Replacement
Disc Surgery
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Frameless Stereotactic Surgery
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for AVM
Gliomatosis Cerebri
Head and Neck Conditions
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Procedure
Herniated Disc Surgery
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Interventional Endoscopy
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Low Back Procedure
Lumbar Puncture
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Neck Pain Procedure
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Diseases
Nerve Reconstruction
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Surgery
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Parkinson's Disease
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Disease
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Pituitary Surgery
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Skull Base Surgery
Skull Base Tumor
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Stereotactic Neurosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tumor Surgery
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

I attempt to treat with minimally invasive techniques whenever possible to improve outcomes and reduce recovery time


  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications


  • 1994
    Medical College Of Virginia Neurosurgery
    Residency Hospital
  • 1989
    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
  • 1988
    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
  • 1983
    Old Dominion University
    Undergraduate School


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Richmond Magazine Top doctors with Most votes of Richmond Neurosurgeons for 2011, 2000-2011

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Dr. Salvant believes he is above scrutiny. He does not listen to your concerns and decides what he will or will not explain. His response to my questioning the reason for and the difference between surgical procedures for me was, "I'm the surgeon, I went to med School, you are not to question what...Read More
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I had back issues and heard about Dr Salvant. I was told how good he was with all aspects of his care and he was just as I had been told. He was patient with me, answered my questions so that I could understand and even showed me a model of exactly what was wrong with my back. Anyone who need a...Read More
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Outstanding! Explained everything very well; benefits and possible down side of any surgery. Compassionate and caring. Seemed to really understand what I was going through. Can't say enough good about him. Wish I'd met him earlier in this process.
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My Primary care Doctor sent me to see Dr. Salvant. I arrived 30 minutes early as requested and was directed to a HOT patient room where I waited about 30 minutes for the doctor. When the door opened, Dr. Salvant's Nurse Practioner came in and introduced her self and proceeded with the examination....Read More
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Dr. Jackson Salvant was my. Neurosurgeon in Richmond Virginia Dr. Jackson Salvent did three successful operations on me. 1. Lumbar discectomy L4, L5 2. Lumbar discectomy L4, L5 3. Cervical Spinal Discectomy fusion C-5, C-6. Dr. Jackson Salvant is a amazing neurosurgeon he does excellent...Read More
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Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
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