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Dr. George Lien, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery*
3.8 (54)
Map Pin Small Murfreesboro, TN
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience

Overview of Dr. George Lien, MD

Dr. George Lien, MD is a Neurological Spine Surgery Specialist in Murfreesboro, TN. They specialize in Neurological Spine Surgery, has 39 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Vanderbilt University and is affiliated with Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital. Dr. Lien, completed a residency at Vanderbilt University. Patients rated Dr. Lien an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Lien works at Mid-State Neurosurgery in Murfreesboro, TN. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna and Humana 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. Lien's Office Locations

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    Mid-State Neurosurgery
    1800 Medical Center Pkwy Ste 300, Murfreesboro, TN 37129 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 295-8012

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  • Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital

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    About Dr. George Lien, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurological Spine Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 39 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1790702363
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Vanderbilt University
    Residency
    Internship
    • Vanderbilt University
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Vanderbilt University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Lien works at Mid-State Neurosurgery in Murfreesboro, TN. View the full address on Dr. Lien’s profile.

    54 patients have reviewed Dr. Lien. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lien.

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