A Patient Story: David Dunlap

Posted on June 23, 2020

After undergoing surgery by Jeffrey Albea, MD to remove a herniated or degenerative disc in the neck, David Dunlap is living pain free. Read his story.

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Getting to Know Dr. Jeffrey Albea

Posted on June 23, 2020

Learn more about our newest neurosurgeon, Dr. Jeffrey Albea, at TN Brain and Spine! Dr. Albea treats diseases of the brain, spine and nervous system.

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Dr. Norman Named 2020 Top Doc

Posted on May 27, 2020

On behalf of the entire medical team at TN Brain and Spine, we are proud to congratulate Dr. Joel Norman for his 2020 recognition as a Top Neurological Surgeon in Cityview Magazine’s Top Doc issue.  Winners are chosen by the local medical community via secret ballot. To learn more about this year’s Top Doc winners, read […]

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Telephone, Telehealth, and Patient Portal Messaging Available During COVID-19

Posted on March 30, 2020

To ensure the health and safety of our patients and staff from the risk of coronavirus (COVID-19), whenever possible, we’re recommending telephone, telehealth (Doxy.me) and direct messaging with your providers via MyCovenantHealth. This service is for established AND new patients. Here are some frequently asked questions and answers about these types of visits: How are […]

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Parking During Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center Construction

Posted on January 21, 2019

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is currently undergoing a construction project to expand emergency and critical care capacity in the hospital. Beginning February 2, the P2 level of the Center for Advanced Medicine parking garage will be closed. Patients and visitors have these parking options during this time: Thompson Cancer Survival Center Parking Garage (off […]

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Ask Our Physicians: Spine Surgery

Posted on February 28, 2018

Joel Norman, MD of TN Brain and Spine discusses when back pain is a neurosurgical problem and requires minimally invasive spine surgery.

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Ask Our Physicians: What is Neurosurgery?

Posted on February 13, 2018

Joel Norman, MD of TN Brain and Spine discusses when neurosurgery treats back and neck pain with procedures like minimally invasive spine surgery.

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Ask Our Physicians: Neck Pain

Posted on January 29, 2018

Joel Norman, MD of TN Brain and Spine discusses when neck pain is a neurosurgical problem and requires minimally invasive spine surgery.

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