Dr. Joshua Sweaney, DO

Dr. Joshua Sweaney, DO

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. Joshua Sweaney, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Joplin, MO and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Ks Univ Of Med & Biosci Coll Of Osteo Med in 2006 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1905 W 32nd St Ste 403

Joplin, MO 64804

Contact Information

(417) 782-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Sweaney's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
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
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

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
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 and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Ks Univ Of Med & Biosci Coll Of Osteo Med in 2006 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2006
    Ks Univ Of Med & Biosci Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School
    2006

Awards

Dr. Sweaney's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sweaney

4.4

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
78.57142857142857%
(11)
4 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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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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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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