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Dr. Ernest Wright III, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.9 (99)
Map Pin Small Nashville, TN
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Ernest Wright III, MD

Dr. Ernest Wright III, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Nashville, TN. Dr. Wright III, completed a fellowship at National Hospital For Neurology and Neurosurgery, United Kingdom. Dr. Wright III, completed a residency at Barrow Neurological Institute. Patients rated Dr. Wright III an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Wright III works at Ascension Saint Thomas Howell Allen in Nashville, TN with other offices in Hendersonville, TN and Manchester, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Cervical Stenosis and Spinal Stenosis 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. Wright III's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Saint Thomas West
    4230 Harding Pike Ste 810, Nashville, TN 37205 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 327-9543
  2. 2
    Hendersonville
    114 Saundersville Rd, Hendersonville, TN 37075 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 327-9543
  3. 3
    Manchester
    482 Interstate Dr, Manchester, TN 37355 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 327-9543

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Saint Thomas Hospital for Specialty Surgery
  • Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital West
  • Unity Medical Center

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Cervical Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis
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Treatment frequency



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Cervical Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Fusion
Cerebral Edema
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Spondylolisthesis
Brain Surgery
Herniated Disc Surgery
Back Pain
Brain Cancer
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Compressed Spinal Cord
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Piriformis Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Osteophyte
Spine Deformities
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Upper Back Pain
Cervical Spinal Fusion
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Spinal Cord Decompression
Aneurysm
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Arthritis of the Spine
Astrocytoma
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Injury
Brain Tumor
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cavernous Malformation of Spine
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Herniated Disc
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chordoma
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Cranial Nerve Cancer
Cranial Trauma
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Dural Tear
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
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Extradural Hemorrhage
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Kyphosis
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Lordosis
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Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Medulloblastoma
Meningiomas
Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
Moyamoya Disease
Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Schwannoma
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hematoma
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Disc Disorders
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vertebral Subluxation
Whiplash
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Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Artificial Disc Replacement
Brain Tumor Surgery
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Surgery
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
Complex Spine Surgery
Craniectomy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
Kyphosis Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Laminoforaminotomy
Laminoplasty
Lower Spine Surgery
Lumbar Laminectomy
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Neuroplasty
Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Cord Surgery
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Internal Fixation
Spinal Reconstruction
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Surgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Midwest Health Plan
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    4.9
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    Based on 99 ratings
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    About Dr. Ernest Wright III, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Specialties*
    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1346569589
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • National Hospital For Neurology and Neurosurgery, United Kingdom
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Barrow Neurological Institute
    Residency
    Internship
    • Barrow Neurologial Institute
    Internship
    Undergraduate School
    • University of California
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Wright III has seen patients for Cervical Stenosis and Spinal Stenosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Wright III on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    99 patients have reviewed Dr. Wright III. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Wright III.

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