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Surgical Specialist, Neurological Surgeon
23 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Ragland is Good. Dr. Ragland has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
Promptness 3.4
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 3.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joel Ragland, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Ragland graduated from University of Arkansas , Little Rock. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)


Dr. Ragland has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Blount Memorial Hospital 
  • Parkwest Med Ctr 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Joel Bryan Ragland MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 23 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Joel B. Ragland practice?
Dr. Joel Ragland has 6 office locations.
Dr. Joel Ragland practices Neurological Surgery near Knoxville, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Morristown, TN and Athens, TN.
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