Dr. Timothy Strait, MD

Dr. Timothy Strait, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Timothy Strait, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1010 E 3rd St Ste 202

Chattanooga, TN 37403

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim Found
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. Strait's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Strait treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Strait treats this condition more than 94% 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
Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Strait treats Hydrocephalus more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Strait treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Strait treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Strait treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Dr. Strait'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
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Timothy Strait, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis
    Internship Hospital
  • 1983
    Cornell Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    University Tenn
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1977
    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1977

Dr. Strait's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Strait

3.7

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
63.1578947368421%
(12)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
31.57894736842105%
(6)

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Dr. Strait's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
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I just wanted to take the time to thank you so much for the recent back surgery you performed on me. I am blessed to have been in your hands, and on top of it. I really know, and can tell that you are remarkable at your profession. I felt so comfortable knowing that I was in good hands. You have a...Read More
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After four years of headaches, he listened to us and correctly diagnosed my son. I had been using Atlanta doctors for years that refused to listen. He has changed the quality of our lives and I am forever grateful.
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Inconsiderate,a quack,a insurance doctor,
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Dr Strait was wonderful! I felt total trust and comfort from the very start. He came up with a strategy for my serious condition and was very good at explaining it in clear, understandable terms. I went into surgery relaxed, certain that I was in excellent hands. His professionalism is undeniable...Read More
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The doctor Timothy Strait to me was a GOD SENT I KNOW IT FOR FACT. All the pain n suffering i went through from first doctor who originally did my surgery. Just my telling Dr Strait where i was hurting he knew exactly where problem was. When he got in there he found he had to finish the surgery the...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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