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Dr. Joshua Sweaney, DO

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 39

Dr. Sweaney

Dr. Joshua Sweaney, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Joplin, MO. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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(417) 782-5500

Dr. Sweaney 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 Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Medicaid
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dr. Sweaney's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sweaney treats Spondylosis more than 96% of his peers

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

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sweaney treats Low Back Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Sweaney treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sweaney treats Myelopathy more than 92% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy

Dr. Sweaney's conditions and procedures:

  • 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
  • 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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • 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 Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • 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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joshua Sweaney, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Joplin, MO. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

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Dr. Sweaney's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sweaney

4.4

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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First time I seen Dr. Sweeney I was in dire strates, my back condition was extremely bad. I ended up having to have surgery and I was scared to death, Dr. Sweeny and his team explained everything he was going to do in terms that I understood. They are all caring people and go out of their way to...Read More
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I came to Dr. Sweaney and I was in tremendous pain from a herniated disc. He was amazing from the first consult, through surgery, and even aftercare. He was able to explain the procedure well and spoke to me about the risks. Dr. Sweaney is my hero. I woke up after the surgery and (aside from...Read More
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On 6-28-16 -I had carpel tunnel surgery. As of today, I am in pan everyday, my healing was slow and he would not see me after 1 time that I asked who stitched me. There was therapy that I had to pay for and my life has been hell. He made no attempt to work with me. Stay away from someone that cares...Read More
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