Dr. Jason Eck, DO

Dr. Jason Eck, DO

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(56)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jason Eck, DO is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2002 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.Read his story

2415 McCallie Ave

Chattanooga, TN 37404

Contact Information

(423) 624-2696

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Eck's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Eck "Dr. Jason Eck has sub-specialty training in spine surgery and has authored more than 90 articles and 4 books. He has presented extensively at regional, national and international conferences. Dr. Eck is committed to alleviating pain and restoring function in those with spinal disorders. A native of Illinois with family ties to Tennessee, he later grew up in Topeka, Kansas. He then attended college at The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC, studying biomedical engineering. He continued his engineering studies and obtained a Master's Degree in biomedical engineering at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Prior to medical school, he worked as a research associate at The Center for Sports Medicine and Orthopaedics. He completed medical school at The University of Health Sciences in Kansas City, Missouri, followed by an internship and orthopaedic surgery residency at Memorial Hospital in York, Pennsylvania, where he was named resident of the year. Following his residency he performed his spine surgery fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. At the completion of his fellowship, Dr. Eck served as an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Massachusetts for over four years. Dr. Eck is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon and has received numerous research awards from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Cervical Spine Research Society and Scoliosis Research Society. "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Eck ""A lot of times there is crossover between neck/shoulder and back/hip problems so it's nice that CSMO has specialists in each field to take care of patients regardless of what the problem is." – Dr. Jason Eck"
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Eck does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Eck has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Eck has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Eck does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Eck and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Eck's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eck to family and friends
3.6
based on 56 total reviews (17 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (56)

  • 5
    (36)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (19)

Dr. Eck's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Eck Says:

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Patient Comments (17)

Very knowledgeable and professional.
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I had a very pleasant visit and everyone was very helpful and I would recommend them to everyone. The doctor was very helpful and explained in details the x-rays and how to fix or make the problem better.
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Dr. Eck is a wonderful doctor. He has helped me more than he will ever know. His staff is very kind and they are always willing to help with any problem or concern that I may have.
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I have had great experiences with Dr Eck during multiple epidurals, and two lumbar surgeries. Dr Eck is always pleasant and willing ti listen. Ive recommended him to other friends who have also had great results.
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Dr. Eck was a bit hurried but other than that I feel like he listened to me and answered all my questions. I would definitely go to him again.
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