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Robert P. Naftel MD

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
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  • 70 ratings
  • 5 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Epilepsy
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    Hydrocephalus
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    Movement Disorders
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    Neurologic Surgery
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    Neurological Surgery
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    Neurosciences
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    Pediatric Neurologic Surgery
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    Pediatric Neurosurgery
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    Skull Base Surgery
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    Tumors of the Brain and Spinal Cord

Locations (3)

2200 Children's Way, 9th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
2200 Children's Way, 9th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2006
  • Internship - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 2007
  • Residency - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 2012
  • Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2013

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery, 2017

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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Absolutely awesome I would 100% recommend him.
Februray 9, 2021
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Loved that he took time to explain everything!
December 11, 2020
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We LOVE *Dr. Naftel! I love how he speaks FIRST to my son, the patient, & THEN to me. He explains everything in plain language, never seems rushed & answers all my MANY questions.
November 4, 2020
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We love *Dr. Naftel!! He listens well & explains all that needs to be. Thanks for all you do!
October 5, 2020
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Took the time to thoroughly listen to us and explain in a way we could understand our child's diagnosis and treatment plan. Referred us to additional doctors for more testing to ensure he has the complete picture.
April 16, 2020
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