Dr. Terry Andrade, MD

Dr. Terry Andrade, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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

Contact Information

(256) 492-6760

Insurance Accepted

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

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Spine Disorders
more than 75% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Andrade does not have any board certifications listed.

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • 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
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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12  Procedures

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  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Loma Linda University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Terry Andrade, MD
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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anonymous in Gadsden, AL – Feb 27, 2018
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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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Jan 31, 2018
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Did great job on my back. Extreme attention to infection and blood clot prevention. I have Taken NO narcotic pain meds. Walking without pain.
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Leon McCamy in Sardis City. Alabama – Jan 02, 2018
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He ruined my back. I had to have numerous surgery's to try and repair the damage he did. He made my back unstable. I now live in pain from this, having to live on pain meds for the rest of my life. Do not let him touch you. Check out his Ca reports. Do the research. It was not available when I had...Read More
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Spring Creek, NV – May 29, 2017
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I had to have rods put in my back due to an injury. He was great. Yes I would highly recommend him. He also done c-spine surgery on me . Yes I would recommend him. He may not have a good bedside manner but his skills are great. thanks, Stella F.
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stella f in gadsden AL – Aug 17, 2016
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