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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (29)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Samuel Hunter, Neurologist, Neuroradiologist is Excellent. Dr. Hunter has been reviewed by 66 patients who have provided 29 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Samuel Hunter, MD, PHD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Clinical Research
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Education & Awards

Dr. Hunter graduated from The University of Texas at Galveston. He has 9 awards.

Mayo foundation clinician investigator award mayo clinic
Mavis p kelsey excellence in medicine scholars university of texas
Essay award in medical ethics elizabeth and chaunc
Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2012 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Nashville
Professional of the Year in Neuroimmunology *
Silverthorne Memorial Award for Research *


Dr. Hunter has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • St Thomas Hospital 
  • Hickman Community Health Services 


  • Finnish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Samuel Forrester Hunter MD and PHD is a male Neurologist, has 20 years of experience and practices in Neurology and Neuroradiology.
Where does Dr. Samuel F. Hunter practice?
Dr. Samuel Hunter has 1 office location.
Dr. Samuel Hunter practices Neurology and Neuroradiology near Franklin, TN.
See Franklin Neurologists and Franklin Radiologists.