Dr. Raymond Sweet, MD

Dr. Raymond Sweet, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Raymond Sweet, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

9 Richland Medical Park Dr Ste 640

Columbia, SC 29203

Contact Information

(803) 454-2700

Insurance Accepted

  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sweet performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spondylosis
normal
more than 78% of peers
Cerebral Hemorrhage
normal
more than 64% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
normal
more than 63% of peers

Dr. Sweet's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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10  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Med College Va
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Med College Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sweet has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sweet's Reviews

1.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sweet to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Sweet's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Was in more pain after he operated on my neck and placing a titanium plate and screws for a bulged disc and damaged my vocal cords -- had to have surgery to put implant to be able to talk again. kept telling me my voice would come back - went 12 months and could not talk! let me lay in hospital in...more
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