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About Dr. Robert S Macdonald

Dr. Robert S Macdonald, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Nashville, TN. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Neurological Surgery. Dr. Macdonald is affiliated with Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert S Macdonald is Great. Dr. Robert S Macdonald has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Robert S Macdonald is 3.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

1211 Medical Center Dr
Nashville, TN 37232
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Specialties

Dr. Robert S Macdonald has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • 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.

  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Stroke
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Electromyography
  • Headache

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Macdonald is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    45 Years Experience

  • University Of Virginia School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1973

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Robert S Macdonald accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
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Locations & Directions

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1211 Medical Center Dr, Nashville, TN
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