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Dr. Justin Sweeney, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 42

Dr. Sweeney

Dr. Justin Sweeney, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(314) 251-6364

Dr. Sweeney accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Carelink HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
HealthLink
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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Dr. Sweeney's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sweeney treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Sweeney treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sweeney treats Low Back Pain more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Sweeney treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Spondylosis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sweeney treats Spondylosis more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Sweeney treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Sweeney's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cysts, Adult
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cavernous Hemangioma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Ventricle Neoplasm
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Craniotomy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminoplasty
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • 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
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tumor Resection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Justin Sweeney, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2012
University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2011
St Louis University
Residency Hospital
2005
St Louis University
Internship Hospital
2004
Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine
Medical School
2000
Georgetown University
Undergraduate School
1999
University Of California At San Diego
Undergraduate School
2012
2011
2005
2004
2000
1999

Awards

Dr. Sweeney's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sweeney

4.6

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Sweeney is amazing!!! Very pleasant & wonderful bed side manner... Explains in laymen’s terms which is the best in our case... highly recommend Dr. Justin Sweeney
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Dr Sweeney was awesome!! He took the tumor out of my head. He answers all your questions and is very understanding. I highly recommend!!
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I am fully recovered from a brain aneurysm because of Dr. Sweeney. He is an unbelievable surgeon. He took his time explaining to me what happened and answered every single question I had. I never felt rushed. I would recommend him to my closest family members.
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The greatest thing about Dr. Sweeney is that he was able to explain to me this very complex procedure in terms that I could actually understand. It was very apparent to me from the second I met him that he is "smart off the charts" but his communication skills are extraordinary. I had complete...Read More
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I waited for my back surgery for 30 yrs. He answered all my 32 typed questions when I went to see him. He explained the good, bad and ugly about the surgery in clear, concise language. He explained all the risks. I am extremely happy, I am without pain for the first time in decades and my...Read More
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