Dr. Jeffrey Olson, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Olson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Jeffrey Olson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1981 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1365 Clifton Road North East

Atlanta, GA 30322

Contact Information

(404) 778-5770

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers
Brain Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Ia Hosps Clins
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • National Institute Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Olson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Olson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Olson to family and friends
17 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Olson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

He was RUDE, had NO interest in answering any questions, and acted like he was doing us a favor by even speaking to our family or coming to the room!! We had 2 awesome nurses during the 5 days we were there. Otherwise, the whole experience at Emory was HORRIFYING!!!
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We were referred to Dr. Olson for a second opinion regarding a craniotomy. Met with him once in person, but he did not have our MRI so we went and had it overnighted to him and he was supposed to follow up with a phone consultation. We have reached out to his office 4 times (they never have a...more
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Dr Olson did my surgery and I'm blessed to be alive. I saw him several times after the surgery at Emory. If i didnt see him...someone on his team came by to check on me. My dr visits after were good. I was able to ask him all the questions i had and didnt feel rushed or anything. He has a great...more
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Dr Olson saved my life and I would go back anytime for him to "Open Up" my head and do what needs to be done. He isnt the best at social visits or to really comfort during ones tragic moment. He is a brain surgeon, not a therapist and does come off a bit rude but knows his stuff! I wish...more
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We absolutely loved Dr Olson!!! He explained what he was going to do. Very professional and down to earth person! We would highly recommend Dr Olson!
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