Dr. Thomas Whisenhunt Jr, MD

Dr. Thomas Whisenhunt Jr, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Thomas Whisenhunt Jr, MD is a neurological spine surgery specialist in Montgomery, AL and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 2007 and specializes in neurological spine surgery and neurosurgery.

1510 Forest Ave

Montgomery, AL 36106

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Whisenhunt Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whisenhunt Jr treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Whisenhunt Jr treats this condition more than 96% 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
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whisenhunt Jr treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Whisenhunt Jr treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whisenhunt Jr treats Myelopathy more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Whisenhunt Jr treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy

Dr. Whisenhunt Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Biopsy
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Thomas Whisenhunt Jr, MD is a neurological spine surgery specialist in Montgomery, AL and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 2007 and specializes in neurological spine surgery and neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurosurgery

Education

2013
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Residency Hospital
2008
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Internship Hospital
2007
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School
2006
Phd-University Of Alabama At Birmingham
1999
San Diego State University
Undergraduate School
2013
2008
2007
2006
1999

Dr. Whisenhunt Jr's Reviews

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1 Star
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You may have to to spend some of the time getting to know him, and he is always in a hurry but that’s because he is trying to care for as many people as he can. He has all the experience to back up his words. Many years at both UAB & CHILDRENS HOSPITAL in Birmingham, Alabama. Any man that cares for...Read More
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Dr. Whisenhunt did a great job fixing my lower back. I had spondylolisthesis with a completely broken pedicle. Since the surgery I have not had any of the pain associated with this condition. As advised by the doctor, the recovery is taking a long time, but I am determined to get back to normal....Read More
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After four back surgeries , I am in worse shape than when the surgeries first began. I was told by my Dr., that maybe I wasn't meant to be fixed. Some people just can't be helped then why do four surgeries before telling me this.
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Dr. Whizenhunt took me on several years ago as a VA choice plan patient. He did 2 surgeries on me. His professionalism and skill left a huge mark. So much so that I requested him to do my upcoming surgery after being sent to another surgeon working at another hospital.
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Great doctor. I have recommended him to a friend.
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