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Dr. Bart MacDonald, MD

4.5 (55)
Map Pin Small Canton, GA
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Bart MacDonald, MD

Dr. Bart MacDonald, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Canton, GA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Augusta University Medical College of Georgia and is affiliated with Northside Hospital Cherokee, Northside Hospital Forsyth and Northside Hospital. Dr. MacDonald, completed a residency at Harvard/bwh|University NC at Chapel Hill|University of Texas at Houston / Medical School at Houston|University of Texas Medical Branch|University of Texas, Houston. Patients rated Dr. MacDonald an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. MacDonald works at Spectrum Neurosurgical Specialists - Cherokee in Canton, GA with other offices in Cumming, GA. They frequently treat conditions like Cervical Stenosis, Spinal Stenosis and Thoracic Spine Fracture along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. MacDonald's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Spectrum Neurosurgical Specialists - Cherokee
    470 Northside Cherokee Blvd Ste 460, Canton, GA 30115 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (770) 721-9540
  2. 2
    Spectrum Neurosurgical Specialists - Forsyth
    1505 Northside Blvd Ste 2500, Cumming, GA 30041 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (770) 292-4540

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Northside Hospital Cherokee
  • Northside Hospital Forsyth
  • Northside Hospital

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Cervical Stenosis
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Treatment frequency

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Cervical Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Back Pain
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Herniated Disc
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Upper Back Pain
Brain Surgery
Herniated Disc Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Acoustic Neuroma
Acquired Brain Injuries
Acute Stroke
Adolescent Cancer
Adult Scoliosis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Arthritis of the Spine
Benign Astrocytoma
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Disorders
Brain Injury
Brain Tumor
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Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cavernous Malformation of Spine
Cerebellar Astrocytoma
Cerebral Astrocytoma
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari Malformation, Adult
Chiari Malformation, Pediatric
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Coagulation Disorders
Complex Fractures
Compound Fracture
Compressed Spinal Cord
Compression Fracture
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Degenerative Scoliosis
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Dural Tear
Endocrine Cancer
Facet Joint Pain
Facial Pain
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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Gliomatosis Cerebri
Head and Neck Cancer
Hemifacial Spasm
Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
Hydrocephalus, Adult
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
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Malignant Astrocytoma
Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
Metastatic Adrenal Gland Cancer
Metastatic Blood Cancer
Metastatic Bone Cancer
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Metastatic Cancer
Metastatic Liver Cancer
Metastatic Lymph Cancer
Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Metastatic Skin Cancer
Metastatic Soft Tissue Cancer
Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer With Occult Primary
Multiple Myeloma
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
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Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neck Cancer
Nerve Cancer
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
Pathologic Fracture
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Disease
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Malignancies
Skull Fracture
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Cord Cancer
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Instability
Spine Dislocation
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Cancer
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vertebral Compression Fractures
Vertebral Fracture
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Complex Spinal Reconstruction
Complex Spine Surgery
Cranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Craniotomy for Aneurysm
Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Disc Replacement
Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
Frameless Stereotactic Surgery
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Microneurovascular Surgery
Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Microvascular Decompression
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Neurostimulator Implantation
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Percutaneous Procedures
Peripheral Nerve Block
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Cord Surgery
Spinal Reconstruction
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Neurosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Surgery
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    About Dr. Bart MacDonald, MD

    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    • 1295894731
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    Education & Certifications

    • Harvard/bwh|University NC at Chapel Hill|University of Texas at Houston / Medical School at Houston|University of Texas Medical Branch|University of Texas, Houston
    • University of Florida-Gainesville
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    • Augusta University Medical College of Georgia
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    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. MacDonald has seen patients for Cervical Stenosis, Spinal Stenosis and Thoracic Spine Fracture, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. MacDonald on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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