Dr. Timothy Alexander Strait MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Timothy Strait is a neurosurgeon in Chattanooga, Tennessee and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Erlanger Medical Center and Parkridge Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Tennessee College of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Strait accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 6 doctors at Erlanger Medical Center and one of 6 at Parkridge Medical Center who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Baptist Memorial Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1978–1978

Baptist Memorial Hospital
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1979–1983

University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 29 years in Neurological Surgery

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

TN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAANS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Orbital reconstruction for pulsatile exophthalmos secondary to sphenoid wing dysplasia.
Dale, E. L.,Strait, T. A.,Sargent, L. A.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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