Dr. Joseph Shun Cheng MD and MS is a male Neurosurgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
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Dr. Joseph Cheng has 3 office locations.
Neurosurgery Clinic
1500 21st Ave S
Ste 1506
Nashville, TN 37212

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(10)
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Cheng is Excellent. Dr. Cheng has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.7
  • Currently 2.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Cheng, MD, MS is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Brain Ischemia
  • Cervical Herniated Discs
  • Degenerative Spine
  • Epilepsy
  • Facial Nerve Pain Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Gamma Knife Surgery Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Neurotrauma & Critical Care Spine & Peripheral Nerves
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Spine Surgery
  • Transient Ischemic Attack TIA
  • Tumor-Infection

Education & Awards

Dr. Cheng graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Epilepsy
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Cheng has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Vanderbilt University Hospital 
  • Williamson Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Cheng accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee - 2 plans
  • Bluegrass Family Health - 3 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans

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Where does Dr. Joseph S. Cheng practice?
Dr. Joseph Cheng practices Neurological Surgery near Nashville, TN.
See Nashville Neurological Surgeons.