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Dr. Thomas Sweasey, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Sweasey

Dr. Thomas Sweasey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(336) 716-4081

Dr. Sweasey accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sweasey's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chiari's Deformity
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sweasey treats Chiari's Deformity more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Sweasey treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric
Herniated Disc Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sweasey performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Sweasey performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sweasey treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Sweasey treats this condition more than 80% 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

Dr. Sweasey's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • 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
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Thomas Sweasey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Michigan Health System
Residency Hospital
1985
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Medical School
1985

Awards

Dr. Sweasey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sweasey

4.2

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(16)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
20%
(4)

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Dr. Sweasey's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Thomas Sweasey, MD
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I worked with Dr. Sweater years ago and he was an excellent doctor taught us nurses alot. Always has been very professional and has an excellent demeanor. We really missed him from our staff.
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He is very friendly and informative as to your treatment. I awoke from surgery pain free! He is willing to explain your condition and to follow up with you. I am very pleased with his treatment and his staff is very friendly too. I recommend him to anyone needing surgery.
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