Dr. Matthew Hunt, MD

Dr. Matthew Hunt, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Matthew Hunt, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Minneapolis, MN and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University of Louisville School of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in neurosurgery.

516 Delaware St SE # 1A

Minneapolis, MN 55455

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Hunt's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunt treats Spine Deformities more than 91% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunt treats Meningiomas more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Hunt treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Brain Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunt treats Brain Cancer more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Hunt treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Hunt's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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 Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for AVM
  • Glioblastoma
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Gliosarcoma
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Malignant Brain Tumor
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Radio Surgery
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • 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

Care Philosophy

As a neurosurgeon, I believe in providing informed and compassionate care for complex neurosurgical problems.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2008
The National Hospital For Neurology And Neurosurgery
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Oregon Health& Science University
Residency Hospital
2001
Oregon Health & Science University
Internship Hospital
2000
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Medical School
1996
Williams College
Undergraduate School
2008
2007
2001
2000
1996

Awards

Dr. Hunt's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hunt

3.7

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(10)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
26.666666666666668%
(4)

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Dr. Hunt's Performance
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Such a good doctor. He clearly answered all my questions. The surgery went so well that I was released without any problem the next day. I recovered fast and easy. I highly recommend him...
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Dr. Hunt has given us more quality time that we never thought we would have again. Thank you Dr. Hunt and your team. Forever grateful. Judy Johnson, wife of Russell Johnson
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Three surgeries in less than three weeks. Permanent residual effects. I am not a medical expert and maybe this would have happened to with anyone as surgeon, but I wouldn't advise anyone to take that chance.
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There were no seats in the main waiting room - very busy. We were taken to an exam room relatively quickly, where we waited nearly 1.5 hours (90 minutes). Doctor came in for less than 10 minutes to perform cursory exam. He said to wait for his nurse. We waited another 25 minutes and no one came...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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