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Michael J McNamara, MD


Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery

4.8 4.8 338 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
Adult Orthopaedics
Spinal Surgery


MD - Duke University, 1984
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1991
Residency - Duke University Health System, 1990
Internship - Duke University Health System, 1985


Vanderbilt Bone & Joint Royal Oaks
Vanderbilt Bone and Joint
302 S. Royal Oaks Blvd
Franklin, TN 37064

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Patient Comments

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I have already referred 2 friends/JoAnn Judkins/Renee Clardy.
Patient | March 28, 2017

Excellent in his field.
Patient | March 22, 2017

I wouldn't go to anyone else for spine problems.
Patient | March 20, 2017

Very engaging doctor, questions listens and explains well.
Patient | February 23, 2017

Dr. McNamara has done his very best to help me obtain some quality of life after numerous back surgeries.
Patient | February 23, 2017

Has time for me at visit and for my daughter also, Dr. Kim Scott.
Patient | February 22, 2017

Would recommend Dr. Mac to anyone the best.
Patient | February 21, 2017

he is a great dr
Patient | February 13, 2017

Patient | January 24, 2017

In my opinion Dr. McNamara is the best. I won't go to anyone else for my back. Thank you Dr. McNamara.
Patient | January 20, 2017

Excellent doctor.
Patient | January 18, 2017

As stated previously, things seem more hurried in the new clinic.
Patient | January 11, 2017

He has renewed my faith with humanity - excellent surgeon & goes that extra step to help.
Patient | January 3, 2017

I have had 3 back surgeries by doctor McNamara. I personally recommend dr. McNamara to anyone that needs help with their back. I think he is great with his patients. And he does a wonderful job with his surgeries.
Patient | December 21, 2016

Patient | December 20, 2016

I have already recommended Dr. McNamara to a friend.
Patient | December 13, 2016

I send all my friends to him.
Patient | December 7, 2016

I probably sound like a family member, but Dr. McNamara is without a doubt the best doctor I've ever dealt with. He has my ultimate respect & confidence.
Patient | November 9, 2016

Dr Mac is a wonderful physician and person. his nurse, Debbie, is also so good and kind. I recommend Dr Mac and his team to everyone I know. they are simply the best!
Patient | October 31, 2016

Very good attention.
Patient | October 24, 2016

I love Dr McNamara !
Patient | September 25, 2016

Outstanding doctor and staff.
Patient | September 16, 2016

Dr. McNamara has tried hard to improve my quality of life. He realizes I have an ongoing back problem that continues to cause severe pain and interfere with my daily activities. Very helpful with paperwork concerning long term disability and social security application. Very honest with me about my prospects of returning to the workforce.
Patient | August 29, 2016

I have been with Dr. McNamara for 14 years as he has treated me for neck disc issues. I have a very high level of confidence and trust in his care.
Patient | August 26, 2016

Dr. Mc Namarea is top notch in his field: My level of trust in him is 100%. He is the best!
Patient | August 21, 2016

Need to get an office back open in Murray KY!!
Patient | August 1, 2016

Dr. McNamara is excellent. Recommended to evyone. _____ need spinal care.
Patient | May 26, 2016

Patient | May 23, 2016