Dr. Jason Weaver, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
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Age 42
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Dr. Jason Weaver, MD
Jason Weaver | Semmes Murphey Neurologic and Spine Institute Dr. Jason Weaver was born in Columbus, Ohio in 1974 and grew up outside of Omaha, Nebraska. He obtained his Bachelor's degree at Drury University in Springfield, Missouri, where he graduated top of his class, with majors in both chemistry and biology. He then went on to Saint Louis University School of Medicine where he obtained his medical degree, graduating summa cum laude in 2001. He was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, an honorary medical society for the top of the medical school class. After internship in General Surgery at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Dr. Weaver went on to complete residency with the University of Tennessee Department of Neurosurgery and the Semmes Murphey Clinic in Memphis. He graduated from the program in 2007. Also in 2007, Dr. Weaver completed a clinical fellowship in spine oncology and neuro-oncology at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. While there, he worked extensively with many medical disciplines in the care of the cancer patient. Dr. Weaver joined the Semmes Murphey Clinic in 2007. In addition to serving as a general neurosurgeon, Dr. Weaver is specifically interested in neuro-oncology and spinal tumors and ensuring cancer patients receive the comprehensive, state-of-the-art care locally. He has developed a comprehensive radiosurgery program to treat brain and spine tumors without the need for an incision in some cases. Dr. Weaver also has a particular interest in minimally invasive surgical procedures of the spinal column to treat not only tumors but trauma, disc herniations, myelopathy, spondylolisthesis, trauma, etc. Dr. Weaver has been married to Dr. Virginia "Jenny" Weaver since 2003. She is a bariatric surgeon with Saint Francis Surgical Weight Loss Center. They have two children. Professional Societies – Membership and Service: American Association of Neurological Surgeons Congress of Neurological Surgeons AO Spine International Member and Instructor Team Physician University of Memphis Athletics Interests outside of medicine: Fly fishing Golf Nebraska Football News: Dr. Weaver featured in Memphis Medical News Disorders & Treatments Arm Pain Back Pain Brain Tumors Carpal Tunnel Leg Pain Numbness Spinal Tumors Spine Weakness Additional Areas of Expertise Complex spine General spine Cervical spine Lumbar spine Degenerative spinal disease Disc herniation Scoliosis/deformity Spinal revision surgery

6325 Humphreys Blvd

Memphis, TN 38120

Contact Information

(901) 522-7700

Dr. Jason Weaver, MD

Dr. Jason Weaver, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Low Back Pain
normal
more than 80% of peers
Scoliosis
normal
more than 66% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis

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

  • Drury University Springfield Mo
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • MD Anderson Cancer Ctr Houston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weaver has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weaver's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weaver to family and friends
3.2
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Weaver's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
West Memphis |
Very good Dr.took his time and explained everything
in Memphis, TN |
Dr Weaver squeezed me into his busy schedule because He saw how long I had been hurting with my damaged L-5 Nerve root my surgery is Wed April 27, 2016
Mary Grimmig, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Weaver accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
    Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Weaver has admitting privileges

Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis
6019 Walnut Grove Rd
Memphis, TN 38120
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