Dr. Robert Alexander Sanford MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 43 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery, Pediatric Neurological Surgery, Pediatrics, Neurology, and Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology.
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Dr. Robert Sanford has 1 office location.
Semmes-Murphey Clinic
6325 Humphreys Blvd
Memphis, TN 38120

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
(6)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Sanford is Satisfactory. Dr. Sanford has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 2 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.2
  • Currently 2.2 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 1.8
  • Currently 1.8 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 1.8
  • Currently 1.8 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 1.6
  • Currently 1.6 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 1.6
  • Currently 1.6 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Sanford, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 19 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cancer (Craniopharyngioma)
  • Brain Cancer (Medulloblastoma)
  • Brain Cancer (Supratentorial Neoplasm)
  • Brain Stem Cancer
  • CNS Tumor (Ependymoma)
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Cancer (CNS Neoplasm)
  • Cerebellar Cancer
  • Cognition Disorders
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Pain
  • Pineal Gland Tumor (Pinealoma)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Sanford graduated from University of Arkansas , Little Rock. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Brain Cancer (Brain Neoplasm)
CNS Tumor (Ependymoma)
Cerebellar Cancer (Cerebellar Neoplasms)
Glial Cancer (Glioma)
Hydrocephalus
Medulloblastoma (Brain Cancer)
Spinal Cord Cancer (Spinal Cord Neoplasm)

Affiliations

Dr. Sanford has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis 
  • Nea Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield - 9 plans
  • United Healthcare - 15 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee - 5 plans
  • Bluegrass Family Health - 3 plans
  • Humana - 9 plans
  • Cigna - 10 plans
  • Missouri Medicaid - 1 plan

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Where does Dr. Robert A. Sanford practice?
Dr. Robert Sanford practices Neurological Surgery, Pediatric Neurological Surgery, Pediatrics, Neurology, and Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology near Memphis, TN.
See Memphis Neurological Surgeons, Memphis Pediatric Surgeons, Memphis Pediatricians, and Memphis Neurologists.