Dr. Thomas Anderson, MD

Dr. Thomas Anderson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Thomas Anderson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Mount Pleasant, SC and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Med University Of South Carolina Charleston Sc in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1106 Chuck Dawley Blvd

Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

Contact Information

(843) 849-1551

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
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Top Care Areas

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Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Anderson "We provide treatment options for brain and spine disorders using the latest in state of the art technology and minimally invasive procedures. Conditions treated include spinal disorders; lumbar and cervical stenosis, lumbar and cervical herniations, degenerative spine disease, osteoporosis, spine fractures, spinal tumors, spinal trauma. Other conditions treated include brain tumors, hydrocephalus, cerebrovascular disease, and cranial trauma."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

69  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Stroke
  • Adult Brain Tumor
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Damage
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Lesion
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Concussion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Rigidity
  • Spinal Shock
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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16  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of North Carolina
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Med University Of South Carolina Charleston Sc
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University of Kentucky
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Kentucky
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Anderson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Anderson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Anderson

4.6

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
4.761904761904762%
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1 Star
4.761904761904762%
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I feel he should have explained more of what could happen post surgery than he did, I probably would not have had the surgery which has left me not able to walk garden, ride a bicycle. Doctors are not God so I do not believe in suing but I am in 24/7 pain even with pain management I could not...Read More
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Myrtle Beach, SC – Apr 25, 2018
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Dr Anderson took on my case last November after I was in pain for months, surgery was scheduled in 3 weeks and now I am pain free.
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Pam S in Mt Pleasant, SC – Jul 08, 2016
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