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Dr. Todd Abel, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.8 (38)
Map Pin Small Knoxville, TN
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Todd Abel, MD

Dr. Todd Abel, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Knoxville, TN. Dr. Abel, completed a residency at Indiana University Medical Center Homecare. Patients rated Dr. Abel an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Abel works at Practice in Knoxville, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Cervical Stenosis, Upper Back Pain and Spinal Stenosis 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. Abel's Office Locations

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    Neurosurgical Associates PC
    1932 Alcoa Hwy Ste 360, Knoxville, TN 37920 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 524-1869
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • University of Tennessee Medical Center
  • Jefferson Memorial Hospital
  • Blount Memorial Hospital
  • Tennova Healthcare North Knoxville Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Cervical Stenosis
Upper Back Pain
Spinal Stenosis

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.
Cervical Stenosis
Upper Back Pain
Spinal Stenosis
Broken Neck
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spine Deformities
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Back Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Radiculopathy
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Stenosis
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Spinal Fusion
Cerebrovascular Disease
Compressed Spinal Cord
Hydrocephalus
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelomalacia
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Surgery
Disc Replacement
Herniated Disc Surgery
Neuroplasty
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari's Deformity
Chordoma
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Complete Spinal Cord Injury
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Cranial Trauma
Dural Tear
Epilepsy
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Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Meningiomas
Neurogenic Bowel
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pineal Region Tumors
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracolumbar Radiculopathy
Torticollis
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Whiplash
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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Brain Tumor Biopsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Facet Blocks
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Percutaneous Aspiration for Spinal Cord Cyst or Syrinx
Peripheral Nerve Block
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Puncture Aspiration
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Skull Base Surgery
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotaxis
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    3.8
    Average provider rating
    Based on 38 ratings
    Patient Ratings (38)
    5 Star
    (26)
    4 Star
    (1)
    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (11)
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    About Dr. Todd Abel, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1518946615
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Indiana University Medical Center Homecare
    Residency
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Todd Abel, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Abel is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Abel has seen patients for Cervical Stenosis, Upper Back Pain and Spinal Stenosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Abel on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    38 patients have reviewed Dr. Abel. 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. Abel.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Abel, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Abel appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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