Dr. Thomas Freeman, MD

Dr. Thomas Freeman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Thomas Freeman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2 Tampa General Cir

Tampa, FL 33606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
high
more than 85% of peers
Low Back Pain
high
more than 85% of peers
Spine Disorders
high
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Freeman'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

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • 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
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Columbia Presby Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Nyu Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Freeman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Freeman's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Freeman to family and friends
47 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Freeman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Highly recommend Dr. Freeman. Professional, courteous and explains conditions in a way that is easy to understand. I travel from Sarasota to see him.
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At the end of 2016 when I found out I had to see a neurosurgeon for a large neurofibroma that was discovered on my spinal cord, I was a bit terrified to say the least. Since this was kind of a rare condition, my neurologist further suggested that the neurosurgeon be someone within the academic...more
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Dr. Freeman and the staff at Tampa General are AMAZING. Before Dr. Freeman performed surgery on me (L3/L4 - L5/S1) I was unable to walk due to nerve compression and also had right foot drop (over 10 days). I had been shuffled around from my primary care doctors and finally given an MRI, then was...more
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I was in pain since 1982, had a failed back surgery in 1997. Herniated L4/5 for a second time in 2004 and had severe butt pain. I went to Dr Freeman in June 2015. He advised me I would be in a wheel chair in 2 years if I did not have the surgery. He performed a Laminectomy on L1/2/3 and fusion...more
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Excellent surgeon! No more back pain or numbness down the leg. Explained everything in detail. No surprises. Spent time explaining the surgery, post op care etc. Never rushed.
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