Dr. Matthew Hummell, MD

Dr. Matthew Hummell, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Matthew Hummell, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

801 W 38th St Ste 400

Austin, TX 78705

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hummell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hummell treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 92% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spine Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hummell treats Spine Disorders more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Hummell treats this condition more than 79% 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
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hummell treats Low Back Pain more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Hummell treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Hummell's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor 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 Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Craniotomy
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)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

Comprised of six physicians, Austin Brain & Spine is the largest group of neurosurgeons in Central Texas with expertise in all areas of neurosurgery including spine, vascular, tumor, neurotrauma and pain. By treating the whole person with a contin...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1992
    The University Of Texas Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1987
    University Of Texas Health Science Ctr
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School
    1986

Awards

Dr. Hummell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hummell

4.5

Based on 56 reviews

5 Stars
87.5%
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4 Stars
0%
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1 Star
12.5%
(7)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Hummell's Performance
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  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Best neurosurgeon in Austin
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Absolute Best of the Best!!! This amazing man has now operated on my mother's brain and lumbar spine and just yesterday did a cervical disc fusion on my husband. I can not say enough about how incredible he is. His staff are always compassionate and helpful. During some of our worst times this...Read More
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My husband and I both are patients of Dr. Hummell. We both have had spine fusions. Dr. Hummell is an excellent physician and we will definitely see him again if needed. He is fully explains everything and is very patient in answering questions. Highly recommend him.
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I love this doctor. I saw Dr Hummel about 6 years ago for an issue he helped me with through noninvasive means. That same issue has returned more severely recently. Even though Dr Hummel is not on my insurance, I wanted his opinion. I was happy to pay out of pocket. He took an enormous amount of...Read More
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I thought he was fantastic. He listen, he explained, he took his time and did not hurry me at all.
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO