Dr. Steven Rider, MD

Dr. Steven Rider, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(17)
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Dr. Steven Rider, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Knoxville, TN. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

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

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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

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • 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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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rider to family and friends
4.4
based on 17 total reviews (2 with 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)

Loudon, TN |
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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in Knoxville, TN |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Rider accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Planned Administration Inc
  • POMCO Group
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Rider has admitting privileges

Blount Memorial Hospital
907 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy
Maryville, TN 37804
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University of Tennessee Medical Center
1924 Alcoa Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37920
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