Todd B. Abel MD

Brain & Spine

Contact Info

Neurosurgical Associates, PC
1932 Alcoa Highway, Suite C-360
Knoxville, TN 37920
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Phone: 865-524-1869
Fax: 865-544-6533
Website: Neurosurgial Associates, PC


Certification: American Board of Neurological Surgery
Schools: Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Residencies: Indiana University School of Medicine

Academic Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor


Dr. Todd B. Abel joined our team in 2005 after serving three years as a neurosurgeon in the US Air Force. He is a board certified neurosurgeon and associated with The University of Tennessee Medical Center and East Tennessee Children's Hospital. He is also a clinical instructor at the University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine.

Dr. Abel earned his medical degree from Loma Linda University and completed his residency at Indiana University. His special interests are in spine surgery and tethered cord syndrome, and has completed research, presentations and published writing on these topics. He is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and the Congress of Neurological Surgery. Dr. Abel's military background brings a new perspective to our practice.