Dr. John Brophy, MD

Dr. John Brophy, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. John Brophy, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery, spinal cord injury medicine, and more.Read his story

6325 Humphreys Blvd

Memphis, TN 38120

Contact Information

(901) 522-7700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 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. Brophy's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brophy treats Spondylosis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Brophy treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

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

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Brophy 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
Myelopathy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brophy treats Myelopathy more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Brophy treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy

Dr. Brophy's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ataxia
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
Chronic Neck Pain
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
EMG (Electromyography)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
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)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

"John D. Brophy | Semmes Murphey Neurologic and Spine Institute Dr. John D. Brophy is a West Point graduate, earning his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia. He completed his neurological residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1989
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1984
Fitzsimons Army Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1983
Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
Medical School
West point military academy
Undergraduate School
1989
1984
1983

Awards

Dr. Brophy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brophy

2.2

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
26.470588235294116%
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4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
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3 Stars
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1 Star
67.6470588235294%
(23)

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He did 2 back surgeries on my lower back. Had a fusion done and he took the nerve and moved it from where it was so he wouldn't have to correct the problem.
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I would and did recommend Dr. Brophy. He was very professional and very kind. My surgery was successfull and as a result I am able to walk, stand and sit without pain. I am late reading the other comments and felt the need to state my thoughts about Dr. Brophy. My surgery was in November of...Read More
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Dr. Brophy was an amazing surgeon. I would highly recommend him to family and friends. Very professional.
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Extremely arrogant and pro workers compensation 100%. If you're over 40 you have a degeneration of your spine and nothing matter what the MRI says it is not work related but an age problem. It doesn't matter what's wrong with you or how clearly your injury happened at work. I will say he is a good...Read More
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Worthless including his staff. Needing to be turned into The State Board of Healing Arts. Having to go through my own private insurance to correct what he denied through workmans comp.
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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