Dr. Philip Rosenthal, MD

Dr. Philip Rosenthal, MD

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Age 64
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Dr. Philip Rosenthal, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2201 Murphy Ave Ste 401

Nashville, TN 37203

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
high
more than 80% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
high
more than 79% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Washington University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Upstate Medical University/ College Of Health Professions
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Allegheny Gen Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rosenthal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rosenthal's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rosenthal

3.9

Based on 7 reviews

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Dr. Rosenthal put an LP shunt in my back a few years ago now. It inserted into my spine and came around my side into my abdomen so the excess spinal fluid could drain. Well, since I was “fat and not a one size fits all that the shunts were made for” he was going to have to modify the shunt because...Read More
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In 1996, I was having [blackouts]. There would be no 'warning', it would happen like 'flipping' a light switch. Dr, Rosenthal found a tumor in my brain no other doctor had been able to find after 16 years of looking. It was proved to be a malignant cancer and had to be removed. Dr....Read More
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