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Richard L Kern Jr, MD Neurological Surgery

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Neurological Surgery Chattanooga, TN

About Dr. Richard L Kern Jr MD

Dr. Richard L Kern Jr, MD is a doctor primarily located in Chattanooga, TN, with other offices in Wichita Falls, TX and Wichita Falls, TX. They have 24 years of experience. Their specialties include Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Kern Jr has received 3 awards.

Locations

Dr. Richard L Kern Jr has 3 locations

Get Directions UT Erlanger Neurosurgery Group 1010 E 3rd St Ste 202 Chattanooga, TN 37403
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Get Directions Diversified Management Services 1722 9th St Wichita Falls, TX 76301
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Get Directions Dr. Richard L Kern Jr 4301 Maplewood Ave Ste A Wichita Falls, TX 76308

Specialties

Dr. Richard L Kern Jr has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Neurological Surgery
A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Richard L Kern Jr has the following 9 expertise

  • Laminectomy
  • Glioblastoma
  • Craniotomy
  • Brain Surgery
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Aneurysm
  • Brain Tumor
  • Stroke

Awards

3 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018, 2020)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2020)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2018, 2020)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

Education

24 Years Experience

University Of Texas Health System

Residency

The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University

Graduated in 1996

Dr. Richard L Kern Jr Accepts the Following Insurance

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Richard L Kern Jr

Dr. Kern Jr graduated from the The Brody School of Medicine At East Carolina University in 1996. Dr. Kern Jr works in Chattanooga, TN and 2 other locations and specializes in Neurological Surgery. Dr. Kern Jr is affiliated with Parkridge Medical Center, Erlanger North Hospital and Kell West Regional Hospital.

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