Dr. Trent Tredway, MD

Dr. Trent Tredway, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
51 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Trent Tredway, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

Tredway Spine Institute

901 Boren Ave Ste 600

Seattle, WA 98104
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Washington State Department of Labor & Industries
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Tredway's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

26  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

10  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Southwest Missouri State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Rush Med Coll Of Rush Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tredway has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tredway's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tredway to family and friends
28 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Tredway's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Tredway corrected my 3 separate back problems and I am now able to walk over a mile uphill w/o pain. He carefully localized the source of each pain issue using CT/MRI, confirming the accuracy of the films with non surgical injection techniques before proceeding w/minimally invasive surgical...more
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Dr. Treadway and his staff are fabulous. Dr Tredway is an excellent surgeon and very honest. I am 75 had three vertebraes fused. I was aware that this is a serious surgery. Dr Tredway said, if the benefit wasn't worth the risk he wouldn't do the surgery. A week after surgery I was up and...more
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Dr. Treadway literally gave me my life back! I came in with what I thought was just a herniated disk. He found a congenital defect called Bertilotti's Syndrome. After the initial recovery period, I can honestly say, I feel like a different person! I haven't woken up with hip pain in weeks and that...more
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Dr. Tredway did a fantastic job, after 3 years of tests and shots I lost use of my arm. I was in pain 24/7. He removed 2 disc and put a plate in my neck. Pain is gone and can use my arm again. I would go to him again and would have my family see him.
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Dr. Tredway is by far one of the most knowledgeable and professional physicians I've ever seen. He explains everything in detail without trying to confuse you, he's very personable and very nice. He makes you feel very comfortable and answers all your questions. I'd highly recommend him to anyone...more
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