Dr. John Cuff, MD

Dr. John Cuff, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
Dr. John Cuff, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Athens, GA. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

2142 W Broad St Bldg 100

Athens, GA 30606

Contact Information

(706) 548-6881

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Cuff's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease


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15  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.


  • Kenyon College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Wayne State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Bowman Gray School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Queen's Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Strong Memorial Hospital University Of Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cuff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cuff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cuff to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Cuff'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 (3)

Been a patient of Dr. Cuff for many years. He is trustworthy and a true professional. Spends time with a patient and explains options for improvement. Great doctor.
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Dr Cuff did back surgery on me a year of 2009 or 2010 and all he did was clean the fibroids which help for about 6 months which it still did not hurt like before until i had server falls in 2015 and 2016 which it did more damage to my back i have 5 bulging disc which one is protruding into my...more
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Dr Cuff literally saved my way of life with a cervical fusion at C3-C4. Then about a week later at my own fault saved my life during emergency surgery at Athens Regional Medical Center. So glad he and ARMC were there for me and my family! Can't thank you enough Dr Cuff and Staff! Tracy, Jackie ,...more
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