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Jacob P. Schwarz MD, FAANS

Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery

About Jacob P. Schwarz

In this video, Dr. Jacob Schwarz discusses neck pain, common causes and treatment options.

Areas of Expertise

  • Neurologic Surgery
  • Neurological Disorders, Surgery
  • Neurological Surgery
  • Spine
  • Spine, Comprehensive
  • Tumors of the Spine and Spinal Cord


Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 23108
Nashville, TN 37204
Vanderbilt Health Belle Meade
6002 Highway 100
Nashville, TN 37205


  • English


  • Doctor of Medicine - Johns Hopkins University
  • Fellowship of the American Association of Neurologic Surgeons
  • Internship - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System
  • Residency - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery, 2010

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DocTalk with Dr. Schwarz: Neck and Arm Pain

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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.
Dr was very helpful and explained all procedures very clea
April 10, 2024
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I finally got a diagnosis after 7 years of surgeries and questions.
April 1, 2024
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I'm finally going in the right direction with my unresevolved physical injuries. Very frustrating but finally got there, thank you Vanderbilt and staff
March 28, 2024
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I would recommend Dr. Jacob Schwarz to anyone who needed help with back or spine issues. He was able to look at my previous MRIs on back and hip, which were taken in Knoxville, and after examining me, was able to discern the right course of action.
March 10, 2024
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Explained everything well and talked with me, not at me.
March 7, 2024
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I was not even able to speak when the provider came into the room. He was in there for 10 minutes tops.
January 27, 2024
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Dr. Shwarz was very professional and gave me complete understanding of my situation.
January 23, 2024
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I've already recommended Dr Schwartz to several people.
December 13, 2023
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Everything was explained in detail and in very simple terms.
December 8, 2023
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