Dr. Michael Richard Gallagher M.D.?
Update this Profile
Dr. Michael Richard Gallagher M.D., Neurosurgeon

Dr. Michael Richard Gallagher M.D.

Neurosurgeon

(44)
1010 E 3rd St Suite 202 Chattanooga TN, 37403
Rating

3/5

About

Dr. Michael Gallagher practices Neurological Surgery in Chattanooga, TN. As a Neurological Surgeon, Dr. Gallagher prevents, diagnoses, evaluates, and treats disorders of the autonomic, peripheral, and central nervous systems. Neurological Surgeons are trained to treat such disorders as spinal canal stenosis, herniated discs, tumors, fractures, and spinal deformities, among many others.

Education and Training

Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 1987

Emory University School Of Medicine 1994

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University 1987

Board Certification

Neurological SurgeryAmerican Board of Neurological SurgeryABNS

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Treatments

  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Neck Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Spinal Stenosis

Residency

  • Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Neurological Surgery; Emory Univ Hosp, General Surgery  
  • EMORY HEALTHCARE   

Dr. Michael Richard Gallagher M.D.'s Practice location

Practice At 1010 E 3rd St Suite 202

1010 E 3rd St Suite 202 -
Chattanooga, TN 37403
Get Direction
New patients: 423-265-2233
Fax: 423-756-8265

Dr. Michael Richard Gallagher M.D.'s reviews

(44)
Write Review

Patient Experience with Dr. Gallagher


3.0

Based on 44 reviews

Dr. Michael Richard Gallagher M.D. has a rating of 3 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 44 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Neurosurgeon in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

Recommended Articles

  • Lobotomies in Other Countries

    What is a lobotomy and why was it used?A lobotomy is a neurosurgical procedure used for the treatment of various psychological conditions, such as severe depression, mania, schizophrenia, etc. It was even used for the treatment of homosexuality.The idea of brain surgery started around 1890, when a...

  • Scoliosis Pain: Treatment, Management, and Exercises

    Scoliosis is a serious condition that often occurs more in females than in males. The condition itself can be hard to diagnose at the start, which is why the healthcare professional will subject the patient to several tests, including asking them to touch their toes as well as to find out if their...

  • What is a Transient Ischemic Attack?

    Also considered as a mini stroke, a transient ischemic attack (TIA) has symptoms similar to that of a stroke, but lasting only for a short period of time, without causing any permanent damage. TIA is often caused by the interruption of blood flow to the brain by a blood clot. Once the blood flow is...

  • Different Types of Physicians Explained

    Doctors or physicians are categorized according to different factors including medical specialties and subspecialties. Most doctors specialize in a specific area of medicine. This article provides a summary of the different types of doctors in the medical field. AllergistsAllergists are also...

  • What Is Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus?

    Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) is a type of brain disorder, wherein excess cerebrospinal fluid builds up in the ventricles of the brain. It causes problems in reasoning, thinking, difficulty in walking, and loss of bladder control.Brains ventricles are hollow fluid-filled chambers. Even...

  • Are There Risks to a Spinal Stenosis Surgery?

    Like any other surgical procedure, spinal stenosis surgery has its own risks and possible complications. However, if performed correctly by professional medical staff, the possibility of any complication after the surgery is low.The potential risks and possible complications following a spinal...

Nearby Providers

Nearest Hospitals

ERLANGER MEDICAL CENTERl

975 E 3RD ST CHATTANOOGA TN 37403

Head northwest on East 3rd Street 569 ft
Turn right onto Hampton Street 412 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the right

PARKRIDGE MEDICAL CENTERl

2333 MCCALLIE AVE CHATTANOOGA TN 37404

Head southeast on East 3rd Street 3367 ft
Turn right onto North Holtzclaw Avenue 1988 ft
Turn left onto McCallie Avenue 4446 ft
Turn left onto North Lyerly Street 325 ft
Turn right 418 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left

MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE SYSTEM, INCl

2525 DESALES AVE CHATTANOOGA TN 37404

Head southeast on East 3rd Street 1.6 mi
Turn left onto Derby Street 890 ft
Turn right onto Parkwood Avenue 137 ft
Keep left at the fork onto Desales Avenue 233 ft
Turn left onto Kilmer Street 378 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the right