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Dr. John Tew Jr, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 82

Dr. Tew Jr

Dr. John Tew Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cincinnati, OH and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1961 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(513) 569-5341

Dr. Tew Jr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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Dr. Tew Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Brain Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tew Jr treats Brain Disorders more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Tew Jr treats this condition more than 36% of his peers

Spine Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tew Jr treats Spine Disorders more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Tew Jr treats this condition more than 27% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tew Jr treats Low Back Pain more than 17% of his peers

Dr. Tew Jr treats this condition more than 17% of his peers

Dr. Tew Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Tew Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cincinnati, OH and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1961 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
Residency Hospital
1969
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1962
New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Med Center
Internship Hospital
1961
Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
Medical School
1969
1962
1961

Awards

Dr. Tew Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tew Jr

3.7

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
29.41176470588235%
(5)

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Dr. John Tew performed my surgery for pain relief for Trigeminal Neuralgia in 2010. I could never find the words to express my gratitude. I came to him with the most excruciating pain I’ve ever experienced. I left his office pain free and continue to be pain free 9 years later. May God bless...Read More
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Awful! Condescending and not willing to treat my specialty which I was told he would. Asked why I was there and said He didn't know. Told me to see my primary DR for med management when thats why I was there, my meds no longer work. Complete waste of time. Said I should see a nutritionist for my...Read More
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After radiation failed and other surgeons refused to operate on the tumor in my husband's spine (location inside the 1st cervical segment was too difficult), my husband was given 3 - 5 months to live (depended on the doctor). Dr. Tew agreed to see him; was completely upfront about possible negative...Read More
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