Dr. Joel Norman, MD

Dr. Joel Norman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Joel Norman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from E Tn State Univ J H Quillen Coll Of Med in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1819 W Clinch Ave Ste 214

Knoxville, TN 37916

Contact Information

(865) 541-2835

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

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

Treatment Frequency
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
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 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 and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from E Tn State Univ J H Quillen Coll Of Med in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Norman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Norman

3.3

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
54.83870967741935%
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4 Stars
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1 Star
41.935483870967744%
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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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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...Read More
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