Dr. Terry Andrade, MD

Dr. Terry Andrade, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Terry Andrade, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gadsden, AL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

300 Medical Center Dr Ste 302

Gadsden, AL 35903

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Andrade's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrade treats Low Back Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Andrade treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrade treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Andrade treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spine Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrade treats Spine Disorders more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Andrade treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Andrade's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Terry Andrade, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gadsden, AL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

Loma Linda University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1988
Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1988

Dr. Andrade's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Andrade

2.1

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
20.58823529411765%
(7)
4 Stars
8.823529411764707%
(3)
3 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
67.6470588235294%
(23)

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Dr Andrade has done over 6 surgeries on me...And I think hes a wonderful Dr. .Hes straight to the point never tells you you have to have surgery.. thats always your decision...I've never had any complications.. I would very much recommend him... Funny people always leave negative remarks...but what...Read More
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I was seen here in 2014 and had to have work done on L3,4 &5. I had amazing results afterwards. Within 3 weeks after surgery I was back to running regularly just like before I was injured. Dr. Andrade is not going to do something you don’t need is kind of how I took his words.
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Dr Andrade did a L4 / L5 Laminectomy and I had instant pain relief. I was very happy with my surgery and follow up care.
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Dr Andrade offered me more conservative treatment options than the other Neurosurgeon in town. I went with the shots and I have my life back with NO pain and NO surgery! Thank you!!
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Worst Dr ever. He's a miserable person and is miserable to be around. He did 2 back surgeries on my mom's back, told her there was nothing else he could do. He didn't see anything causing her excruciating pain. We got a 2nd opinion Dr and he saw a herniated disc and the disc had slipped over...Read More
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