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Dr. Stephen Sandwell, MD

Neurosurgery*
5.0 (2)
Map Pin Small Huntsville, AL
Accepting new patients
13 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Stephen Sandwell, MD

Dr. Stephen Sandwell, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Huntsville, AL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 13 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Louisville and is affiliated with Huntsville Hospital, Athens-Limestone Hospital, Decatur Morgan Hospital, Helen Keller Hospital and Marshall Medical Center South. Patients rated Dr. Sandwell an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Sandwell works at Practice in Huntsville, AL with other offices in Florence, AL and Athens, AL. They frequently treat conditions like Subdural Hemorrhage along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna 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. Sandwell's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Huntsville Hospital Spine and Neuro Center
    201 Governors Dr SW Fl 1, Huntsville, AL 35801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 533-1600
    Monday
    07:00 - 15:30
    Tuesday
    07:00 - 15:30
    Wednesday
    07:00 - 15:30
    Thursday
    07:00 - 15:30
    Friday
    07:00 - 15:30
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    Spine & Neuro Center (florence)
    402 E Dr Hicks Blvd, Florence, AL 35630 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 533-1600
  3. 3
    Cee LLC
    101 Fitness Way Ste 1200, Athens, AL 35611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 533-1600
  4. 4
    Alliance Cancer Care
    201 Sivley Rd SW Ste 10, Huntsville, AL 35801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 533-1600

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Huntsville Hospital
  • Athens-Limestone Hospital
  • Decatur Morgan Hospital
  • Helen Keller Hospital
  • Marshall Medical Center South

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Subdural Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Traumatic Brain Injury

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Subdural Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Traumatic Brain Injury
Back Pain
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Pituitary Tumor
Radiculopathy
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Upper Back Pain
Brain Surgery
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Fusion
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Cranial Trauma
Craniopharyngioma
Epilepsy
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Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pineal Region Tumors
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tarlov Cyst
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Nerve Ablation
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    About Dr. Stephen Sandwell, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 13 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1477525970
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Louisville
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Stephen Sandwell, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Sandwell is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Sandwell has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Sandwell has seen patients for Subdural Hemorrhage, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Sandwell on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Sandwell. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sandwell.

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