Dr. Timothy Schoettle, MD

Dr. Timothy Schoettle, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Timothy Schoettle, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2011 Murphy Ave Ste 301

Nashville, TN 37203

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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. Schoettle's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schoettle performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schoettle performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schoettle treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Schoettle treats this condition more than 90% 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
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schoettle treats Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak) more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Schoettle treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea

Dr. Schoettle's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • 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
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • 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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Timothy Schoettle, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1985
Vanderbilt Hospital
Residency Hospital
1979
Vanderbilt Hospital
Internship Hospital
1978
Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1974
Vanderbilt University
Undergraduate School
1985
1979
1978
1974

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Schoettle's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schoettle

4.8

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
92%
(23)
4 Stars
4%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
4%
(1)
1 Star
0%
(0)

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Great doctor, great environment, great results
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He was wonderful and did everything he could to get me the best results quickly while avoiding fusion of my cervical spine. So grateful.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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