Dr. Oran Aaronson, MD

Dr. Oran Aaronson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Oran Aaronson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from St. Bartholomew's Hospital and Royal London Hospitals in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

2011 Murphy Ave Ste 301

Nashville, TN 37203

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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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Dr. Aaronson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spinal Fusion
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Dr. Aaronson performs Spinal Fusion more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Aaronson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Spondylosis
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Dr. Aaronson treats Spondylosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Aaronson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Bone Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aaronson treats Bone Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Aaronson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Aaronson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Paracentesis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertebral Fracture

About Me

I strive to provide excellent and compassionate care that is tailored towards specific patients and their unique conditions. Where possible I employ non-surgical management options and only recommend surgery when absolutely necessary.   

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2004
Vanderbilt University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1999
Vanderbilt University Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1997
St. Bartholomew's Hospital and Royal London Hospitals
Medical School
1992
University Of London
Undergraduate School
2004
1999
1997
1992

Awards

Dr. Aaronson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Aaronson

4.8

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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I had to go in Dr. Aaronson office on 3-12-2018 because I had fallen hard and wanted to make sure I did not damage my back where he done my back surgery. I did not seen the Doctor but a nurse. I want to let you know everyone of his workers had a big smile on their faces. Makes you feel better when...Read More
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Very knowledgeable, has a great reputation from other patients. He is very polite and a man of few words. Only small criticism is the he does seem to be "on to the next patient" pretty quickly. Front desk staff at Howell Allen Clinic are not very "patient oriented". To be fair, they are not rude...Read More
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I first saw Dr. Aaronson 3 years ago. He had me try pain management first. Eventually I had to have surgery. I knew I wanted Dr. Aaronson to perform the surgery. It was extensive. I am so happy to have found him. I feel he was God sent. My wife an I think he is a wonder caring doctor. We would...Read More
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dr aaronson has been treating me for 10 years he is the only dr i trust
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Highly qualified given his years of experience. Excellent listener, provides the rationale for his recommendations. Engages with you on a personal level and is concerned if your wait was too long or there were any system issues with his office. Was voted 'Most Compassionate Physician" by Vanderbilt...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Choice POS
Choice POS II
Elect Choice PPO
Managed Choice POS
National Advantage
Open Choice PPO
Quality Point-of-Service POS
Select
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerivantage
Amerivantage Balance + Rx HMO
Amerivantage Classic + Rx HMO
Amerivantage Classic Choice + Rx HMO-POS
Amerivantage Specialty + Rx HMO-SNP
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Select
Federal Employee Program
Network P
Network S
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
Blue Network E
Network S
Bluegrass Family Health
Bluegrass Family Health HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Cigna-HealthSpring
Medicare Advantage HMO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care PPO
Worker's Compensation / Focus Network PPO
Worker's Compensation / Focus Network WC
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care Network PPO
Choice PPO
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Medicare Advantage
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Amerigroup
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
POMCO Group
Tricare
Standard
TriCare for Life
Tricare South
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
Choice
Choice HMO
Choice Plus
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus POS
Choice Plus PPO
Commercial HMO
Community Plan
Compass
Definity Health
Exchange
Heritage Choice
Heritage Select
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage - Chronic Complete HMO-SNP
Secure Horizons
Secure Horizons PPO
Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select Plus POS
UHCCP AmeriChoice TN - TennCare, Secure Plus Complete
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
USA Managed Care Organization
USA Managed Care Organization PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
WellCare
Medicare Advantage
Windsor Health Plan