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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Todd Shanks is Good. Dr. Shanks has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Dystonia
  • Movement Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Shanks graduated from University of Louisville . He has 6 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Neurological Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Louisville Metro Area
Neurological Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Louisville, KY
Neurological Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Shanks has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Norton Hospital 
  • Norton Audubon Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Todd Stiles Shanks MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 10 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Todd S. Shanks practice?
Dr. Todd Shanks has 2 office locations.
Dr. Todd Shanks practices Neurological Surgery near Nashville, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Louisville, KY.
See Nashville Neurological Surgeons.