Dr. Thomas A. Staner, MD

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Specializes in Neurology • Male • Age 71

7500 Hugh Daniel Dr
Birmingham, AL 35242
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Dr. Staner's Experience

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Dr. Staner's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Staner Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
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Hospital Quality

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Brookwood Medical Center
2010 Brookwood Medical Ctr Dr
Birmingham, AL 35209

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Appointments & Offices

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  • Yes
BROOKWOOD ORTHOPEDIC ASSOCIATES PC
Alabama Neurosurgeons
7500 Hugh Daniel Dr
Birmingham, AL 35242
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    Dr. Staner's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology
    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Aneurysm
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cauda Equina Syndrome
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Epilepsy
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
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    • Myelopathy
    • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pituitary Gland Cancer
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thrombosis
    • Torticollis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vertigo
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    Background Check for Dr. Staner

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1969

    Internship Hospital

    Northwestern U-Wesley Meml

    Residency Hospital

    Portsmouth Genl Hosp
    University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    University Of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics

    Fellowship Hospital

    Res-U Wisc Hosp
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Staner & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Staner's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5
    - in Rainbow City, AL |

    Dr. Staner did back surgery for me in 2015, he is a super doctor and I would recommend him to anyone with back issues. The remarkable thing is that he isn't "knife happy". He won't operate on anyone who cannot be helped!

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    Office Locations

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    BROOKWOOD ORTHOPEDIC ASSOCIATES PC
    Alabama Neurosurgeons
    7500 Hugh Daniel Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205) 991-4400 (Office)
    (205) 991-8287 (Fax)
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