Dr. Justin Sweeney, MD

Dr. Justin Sweeney, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Justin Sweeney, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University / School of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery.

621 S New Ballas Rd Ste 297A

Saint Louis, MO 63141

Contact Information

(314) 251-6364

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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
high
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
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 Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Tumor Resection
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Justin Sweeney, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 6 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
    2012
  • 2011
    St Louis University
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2005
    St Louis University
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    Saint Louis University / School of Medicine
    Medical School
    2004
  • 2000
    Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School
    2000
  • 1999
    University of California At San Diego
    Undergraduate School
    1999

Awards

Dr. Sweeney's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sweeney

4.5

Based on 33 reviews

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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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Dr. Sweeney listened to us and explained the approach he would take to solve the problem. He was very easy to talk to and took the time to answer all of our questions. He made us feel at ease on the day of surgery and the spinal fusion was very successful. My husband is walking again with little...Read More
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I had a couple visits with other doctors about my 2 aneurysms but when I went to see Dr. Sweeney, I knew he would be the one to do my craniotomy. He put me totally at ease and actually spent time each appt answering all my questions. I am now seeing him for my back issues, and I trust him...Read More
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My Son was involved in a vehicle accident and Dr. Sweeney performed a Spinal Fusion on him. He is very attentive and very concerned with doing the right thing and doing it to the best of his ability. He and his staff are very attentive to all needs. I would recommend him to anyone that could use...Read More
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I've never met a doctor who has this amazing of a bedside manner. He had to operate on me twice and I had to spend 12 days in the hospital, and he came and saw me every day he was there. I would recommend him to anyone who needs an amazing neurosurgeon.
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Carelink HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
HealthLink
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
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