Dr. Steven Rider, MD

Dr. Steven Rider, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Steven Rider, MD is a neurology specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from In Univ Sch Of Med in 2000 and specializes in neurology.

1928 Alcoa Hwy Ste 102

Knoxville, TN 37920

Contact Information

(865) 305-6740

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Seizure Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tremor
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Rider'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

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
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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

  • In Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rider has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rider's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rider to family and friends
17 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Rider's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Difficult to get an appointment with, but well worth the wait. When I first saw Dr. Rider for peripheral neuropathy, he ran a battery of blood tests to check for other things that are often associated. What he eventually discovered was the very beginning stages of MGUS. Because of his thoroughness,...more
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Dr. Rider is very knowledgeable and personable. I was treated for epilepsy by different neurologists for 15 years with little success. Dr. Rider worked out a treatment plan that has allowed me to be seizure-free for over 3 years. He listens to my symptoms as opposed to automatically increasing...more
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