Dr. Thomas Sweasey, MD

Neurosurgery •  Male • Age 60
  
Dr. Sweasey
Accepting new patients

Forsyth Brain and Spine Surgery

185 Kimel Park Dr Ste 201 Winston Salem, NC 27103

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(336) 765-6637

Dr. Thomas Sweasey, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine medical school in 1985. He is affiliated with medical facilities Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center and Novant Health Medical Park Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sweasey to book an appointment.


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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
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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

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Herniated Disc Surgery
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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
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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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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
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Neuroplasty
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sweasey performs Neuroplasty more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Sweasey performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

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
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Extradural Hemorrhage
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • 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

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Dr. Sweasey's Reviews

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Dr Sweasey did my surgery a few years ago and it was a total success. I had no problems with the surgery. I highly recommend him.
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Carol Pedigo – Jan 27, 2020
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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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Connie English McCollum in Gainesville, GA – Oct 05, 2016
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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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Biography

Dr. Thomas Sweasey, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine medical school in 1985. He is affiliated with medical ...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

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Education

U Mich Med Sch
Residency Hospital
1985
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Medical School

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Locations

Forsyth Brain and Spine Surgery

Novant Health Forsyth Brain and Spine Surgery185 Kimel Park Dr Ste 201 Winston Salem, NC 27103
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Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

Winston Salem, NC

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

Novant Health Medical Park Hospital

Winston Salem, NC

88% Patient experience rating, 19% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)