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

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(8)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Sanford is Good. Dr. Sanford has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 2.5 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 8 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)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Sanford has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Nea Medical Center 
  • Methodist Healthcare Memphis Hospitals 

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert Alexander Sanford MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 43 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Robert A. Sanford practice?
Dr. Robert Sanford has 1 office location.
Dr. Robert Sanford practices Neurological Surgery near Memphis, TN.
See Memphis Neurological Surgeons.