Dr. Joel Norman, MD

Dr. Joel Norman, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
(28)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joel Norman, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Knoxville, TN. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 13 years.

1819 W Clinch Ave Ste 214

Knoxville, TN 37916

Contact Information

(865) 541-2835

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Norman does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

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

  • E Tn State Univ J H Quillen Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Norman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Norman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Norman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Norman to family and friends
3.3
based on 28 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Norman'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
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

in Clinton, TN |
I was dianoised with a softball size brain tumor in 2014 when I received my diagnosis needless to say I was VERY scared. I was referred to Dr. Norman by my family physician. When I went for my initial appointment he was very honest and very professional. My sister which is a critical care nurse...more
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in Knoxville, TN |
Dr. Norman was spot on with my lower back issues after examining my MRI. He knew that I need immediate relief and NOT 4 weeks of therapy to get me up and walking to function in my life again. He immediately suggested facet joint injections (L4-L5) for my lower back and the appointment was set up...more
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in Knoxville, TN |
Only saw Dr. Norman one time and was very impressed with the advice given that I did not need surgery. Did not need to follow up, and was discharged right then. Would recommend him to family and friends.
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in Clinton, TN |
I really, really like Dr. Norman. Granted he does not sugar coat things---if this is what you want go to someone else. If you want a doctor that will look you in the eye and answer you honestly and tell you the truth then go see him. He was great. I really got the feeling that he knows his...more
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in Knoxville, TN |
Someone else nailed him perfectly.POMPOUS.I have been in healthcare for twenty years, and I have never dealt with a more arrogant individual. I wouldn't take my daughter or refer anyone to him EVER. he needs to review the functions of a PITUITARY GLAND, AND potential symptoms if one is PLUMP AS he...more
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Dr. Norman accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    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
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Blount Memorial Hospital
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Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
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Knoxville, TN 37916
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