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Dr. Joel Norman, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 41

Dr. Norman

Dr. Joel Norman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Knoxville, TN. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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(865) 541-2835

Dr. Norman accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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. Norman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Norman treats Low Back Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Norman treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Norman treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Norman treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Pathological Spine Fracture
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Norman treats Pathological Spine Fracture more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Norman treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures

Dr. Norman's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joel Norman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Knoxville, TN. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

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Dr. Norman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Norman

3.2

Based on 32 reviews

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1 Star
43.75%
(14)

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I have a fusion already in my neck. Had x-rays and an MRI taken. They show I have two bulging disk in my neck. He said they are not impinging any nerves. Than I showed him where I hurt the most in my neck and he said you may have a pinched nerve. Did he not just contradict himself. That was the...Read More
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I was referred to Dr. Norman by a general surgeon in the same building. Dr. Norman was very successful in removing a begin neurofibroma from my leg with zero nerve damage. Given how my disease works and the potential likelyhood for issues after surgery I was a bit nervous. But Dr. Norman had...Read More
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In June 2016 wife was referred to Dr. Norman with lower back pain. Review of MRI revealed spinal stenosis, herniated disk and vertebra deterioration. Suggested surgery that "should fix the issue". When asked about fusion surgery he refused. In August 2016 my wife still in pain -couldn't walk...Read More
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This Dr is extremely pompous and egotistical. He preformed an Discectomy on my back. I was having pain and trouble walking and standing. I was using a cane to walk. I returned to his office after 6 weeks post surgery. I was still having pain and still using my cane to walk. He told me I was ready...Read More
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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...Read More
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